Bacteriuria after bipolar transurethral resection of the prostate: risk factors and correlation with leukocyturia.

@article{Huang2011BacteriuriaAB,
  title={Bacteriuria after bipolar transurethral resection of the prostate: risk factors and correlation with leukocyturia.},
  author={Xing Huang and Hong-bo Shi and Xing-huan Wang and Xuejun Zhang and Bingguang Chen and Xiao-wei Men and Zhi-yun Yu},
  journal={Urology},
  year={2011},
  volume={77 5},
  pages={1183-7}
}
OBJECTIVES To analyze the risk factors of postoperative bacteriuria and the correlation with leukocyturia after bipolar transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP). METHODS A total of 121 noncatheterized patients with sterile preoperative urine undergoing bipolar TURP for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) were entered into the prospective study. All patients received antibiotic prophylaxis with ceftriaxone. Two urine specimens of each patient, one for urinalysis (urinary leukocyte count… CONTINUE READING