Prospective Analysis Of Antibiotic Prophylaxis in TURP

World Journal of Urology
12 Feb, 2019 ,

Researchers evaluated the necessity of antibiotic (AB) prophylaxis in transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP) due to increasing microbial antibiotic resistance. The findings showed a low infectious complication rate (2.9%) in patients without a pre-operative catheter or pyuria,undergoing TURP without AB-prophylaxis.