Prostatic abscess due to burkholderia pseudomallei: 81 cases from a 19-year prospective melioidosis study

Levi Morse, Cea-Cea Moller, Elizabeth Harvey, Linda Ward, Allen Cheng, Phillip Carson, Bart Currie

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We review the epidemiology, clinical presentation, management and outcome of prostatic abscess secondary to Burkholderia pseudomallei infection in the Northern Territory, Australia. We highlight the frequency of prostatic abscess occurrence in melioidosis, and formulate recommendations for its detection and management.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)542 - 547
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Urology
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes

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