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The Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy
(or the nerve-sparing RRP)

Illustration 8 of 8
from Dr. Patrick Walsh's Guide to Surviving Prostate Cancer
by Patrick C. Walsh, M.D., and Janet Farrar Worthington


Figure 8 of the nerve-sparing radical retropubic prostatectomy RRP technicque of Dr. Patrick Walsh

FIG. 8.8 The Radical Retropubic Prostatectomy (Continued)
The operation's almost over now. Here the surgeon rebuilds the urinary tract, pulling the bladder down to bridge the space connecting the urethra and urethral sphincter.

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