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Need advise, please
An_244814 posted:
Hi, here are my details:

age 67presently on iv antibiotics, suspected of sepsisand on urinary cathetorpsa 8.4, raised bun and creatininemassively enlarged prostate (3 times the normal size)uretric calculus 8 by 10 mm largerecurent fever with chills
Here are my questions:
1. what r the chances of prostate carcinoma2. or septicemia worsoning3. is blood culture required4. urine culture reports show sterile after 24 hrs5. and what is the urgency of surgery6. is ivu realy required
Please advise.

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