Bacterial content of enucleated prostate glands.

  title={Bacterial content of enucleated prostate glands.},
  author={J. P. Evans and J G Smart and Philip F Bagshaw},
  volume={17 4},
An investigation has been done to study the bacterial content of the prostate gland in a group of 100 patients who underwent retropubic prostatectomy. The operation was performed under hypotension, and catheters were not used in the postoperative period. One-half the patients presented with retention of urine; the remainder underwent elective operation… CONTINUE READING