Organisms in the prostate and antibiotics in the treatment of postoperative infections.

@article{Shiina1992OrganismsIT,
  title={Organisms in the prostate and antibiotics in the treatment of postoperative infections.},
  author={Hiroaki Shiina and Yasutoshi Himeno and Tatsuya Ishibe},
  journal={Urologia internationalis},
  year={1992},
  volume={48 2},
  pages={187-90}
}
On 24 benign prostatic hyperplasia patients with preoperatively sterile urine, who also had no history of urinary tract infection, the organisms in the prostate obtained through transurethral resection as well as in the anterior urethra were isolated. In 17 patients out of 24, organisms obtained in the prostate were identical to those in the anterior urethra; therefore, it can be concluded that another 7 patients had organisms in the prostate itself before the operation. These results would… CONTINUE READING