Seminal vesicle abscess due to tuberculosis: Role of tissue culture in making the diagnosis Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Abscess
  • Seminal Vesicles
  • Tuberculosis, Male Genital

abstract

  • Abscess formation involving the seminal vesicle occurs rarely. We report a case of seminal vesicle abscess due to tuberculosis. Urine and fluid cultures and histologic examination of the prostate were negative for mycobacteria. The cause of the abscess was confirmed only after tissue cultures were done.

publication date

  • March 1999

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 10094278

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 328

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 92

number

  • 3