Researchers Show Testing For Drug-Resistant Bacteria Before Prostate Biopsies Reduces Risk of Infections

Researchers Show Testing For Drug-Resistant Bacteria Before Prostate Biopsies Reduces Risk of Infections
A group of researchers from Rhode Island Hospital published their latest results in the journal Urology, whereby they show that certain infections occurring after prostate biopsy resulting from drug-resistant Escherichia coli can be prevented through rectal swab cultures before the surgery. These bacterial cultures allow the detection of antibiotic resistant E. coli and can help to

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