I am a medical student and I’m interested in finding more about Peyronie’s disease. Is it possible to develop PD after transurethral resection of the prostate?

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It is extremely unlikely that TURP is associated with PD. Given the number of TURPs that have been performed at least historically, we should have seen a signal of a link. Furthermore, in my patients who link the two together than man has a dorsal plaque which in no way could be related to the surgery per-urethram.

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