Urology Annals
About UA | Search | Ahead of print | Current Issue | Archives | Instructions | Online submissionLogin 
Urology Annals
  Editorial Board | Subscribe | Advertise | Contact
Users Online: 2205   Home Print this page  Email this page Small font size Default font size Increase font size
CASE REPORT
Year : 2010  |  Volume : 2  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 83-85

A case of infective endocarditis after transurethral prostatic resection


1 Department of Urology, Yokohama City University, Graduate School of Medicine, Yokohama, 236-0004, Japan
2 Department of Urology, Yamato City Hospital, Japan

Correspondence Address:
Takashi Kawahara
Department of Urology, Yokohama City University School of Medicine, 3-9 Fukuura, Kanazawa-ku, Yokohama, 236-0004
Japan
Login to access the Email id


DOI: 10.4103/0974-7796.65109

PMID: 20882162

Rights and Permissions

We report a case of infective endocarditis (IE) after transurethral prostatic resection (TUR-P). A 63-year-old man who had underwent TUR-P for benign prostatic hyperplasia. After 40 days of surgery, he developed a fever. A diagnosis of IE was established by cardiography which detected large vegetation at mitral valve. After intravenous antibiotics therapy, he underwent mitral valve replacement surgery.


[FULL TEXT] [PDF]*
Print this article     Email this article
 Next article
 Previous article
 Table of Contents

 Similar in PUBMED
   Search Pubmed for
   Search in Google Scholar for
 Related articles
 Citation Manager
 Access Statistics
 Reader Comments
 Email Alert *
 Add to My List *
 * Requires registration (Free)
 

 Article Access Statistics
    Viewed2323    
    Printed205    
    Emailed0    
    PDF Downloaded319    
    Comments [Add]    

Recommend this journal