Septic shock after transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy. Is ciprofloxacin prophylaxis always protecting?

@article{Binsaleh2004SepticSA,
  title={Septic shock after transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy. Is ciprofloxacin prophylaxis always protecting?},
  author={Saleh Binsaleh and Mana Al-Assiri and Samuel Aronson and Andrew P Steinberg},
  journal={The Canadian journal of urology},
  year={2004},
  volume={11 4},
  pages={2352-3}
}
We report a case of septic shock complicating transrectal ultrasound guided prostate biopsy despite antibiotic prophylaxis with ciprofloxacin. Patient was recently treated with the same agent for other infectious illnesses. 

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