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Management of TRUS Biopsy Sepsis

  • Sanchia S. Goonewardene
  • Peter Pietrzak
  • David Albala
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Keywords

Prostate cancer diagnostics Transrectal ultrasound scan Complications Sepsis Management 

Suggested Reading

  1. Anderson E, Leahy O, Cheng AC, Grummet J. Risk factors for infection following prostate biopsy - a case control study. BMC Infect Dis. 2015;15:580.CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  2. Roth H, Millar JL, Cheng AC, Byrne A, Evans S, Grummet J. The state of TRUS biopsy sepsis: readmissions to Victorian hospitals with TRUS biopsy-related infection over 5 years. BJU Int. 2015;116(Suppl 3):49–53.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sanchia S. Goonewardene
    • 1
  • Peter Pietrzak
    • 2
  • David Albala
    • 3
  1. 1.East of England DeanerySouthend University HospitalLondonUK
  2. 2.Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation TrustSouthendUK
  3. 3.Associated Medical ProfessionalsSyracuseUSA

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