Intrascrotal Abscess, Propionibacterium acnes and Staphylococcus cohnii ssp. cohnii: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

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Masciovecchio Stefano; Alessandro Del Rosso; Pietro Saldutto; Giuseppe Paradiso Galatioto; Carlo Vicentini;
(2012)

Introduction. The Propionibacterium acnes and the Staphylococcus cohnii ssp. cohnii are occasional pathogenic bacteria. The intrascrotal localization of the Propionibacterium acnes is exceptional. The Staphylococcus cohnii ssp. cohnii is not able to colonize the urogeni... View more
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