Acute prostatitis after prostate biopsy under ciprofloxacin prophylaxis with or without ornidazole and pre-biopsy enema: analysis of 3.479 prostate biopsy cases

Muhsin Balaban, Orkunt Ozkaptan, Cuneyd Sevinc, Mustafa Yucel Boz, Rahim Horuz, Alper Kafkasli, Onder Canguven
2020 International Brazilian Journal of Urology  
Repeat biopsy seems to increase the risk of acute prostatitis, while the use of antibiotics effective for anaerobic pathogens seems not to be essential yet.
doi:10.1590/s1677-5538.ibju.2019.0257 pmid:31851459 fatcat:snq6d3kaprci7k7lj3hi5cdcmu