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can reconstruction of the internal vesical sphincter reverse turp dry orgasm
It is a year after having a turp(trans urethral resection of the prostate)performed on me. It seems i am not alone in not having even adequate orgasms and release of sexual tension coincidental with turp induced permanent dry orgasm(retrograde ejaculation, or re for short). Most of the posts I read hear and other forums, men who have had TURP are very depressed and angry. And many had urologist like mine who never told them that they would have re or dry orgasm. I was told that reconstruction of the vesical sphincter may allow me to ejaculate semen out of penis again. I would like to know if this may be worthwhile in looking into or any other implants, surgeries, genetic treatments, etc that would give me a normal ejaculation again.
Immediately after TURP urine flow was strong but not long. An appointment with another urologist since, told me I probably never had an enlarged prostate but have a "shot" or neurogenic, etc bladder. I have to self catheter like before but at least prior to turp I could still have an adequate wet orgasm. I wish I never had the TURP orperation.
I would be most grateful for any replies from patients or doctors at medhelp or elsewhere
Retrograde ejaculation is a common complication after TURP and is unlikely to be controlled by medications. Though there are a few recently developed surgeries that may help improve, these may or may not be successful. I would suggest consulting a urologist preferably at a university/ teaching hospital, for a detailed evaluation and suggestion of an appropriate management plan.
Hope this is helpful.
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