Bacterial prostatitis in patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virus.

  title={Bacterial prostatitis in patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virus.},
  author={Catherine Leport and Franck Rousseau and Christian Perronne and D Salmon and Anita J{\"o}rg and Jean Louis Vild{\'e}},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  volume={141 2},
Bacterial prostatitis was diagnosed in 17 of 209 human immunodeficiency virus-infected men hospitalized from October 1985 to October 1987. A history of urogenital disease was found in 13 of 17 patients. Clinical signs of prostatitis were present in 16 of 17 patients, including fever in 13, urinary symptoms in 11 and tender prostate on rectal palpation in 7. Bacteriuria was found in 14 of the 17 patients. Prostatic ultrasound examination showed an abscess in 11 of 16 patients studied… CONTINUE READING


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