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Acute and chronic bone infections due to bacteria.
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Early Transition to Oral Antibiotics or IV Therapy in Children With Uncomplicated Osteomyelitis Medscape

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/705072

Medscape Viewpoint on article Prolonged Intravenous Therapy Versus Early Transition to Oral Antimicrobial Therapy for Acute Osteomyelitis in Children
Zaoutis T, Localio AR, Leckerman K, Saddlemire S, Bertoch D, Keren R Pediatrics. 2009;123:636-642
The study authors note that osteomyelitis, bacterial infection of bone, causes approximately 1% of all pediatric hospitalizations. Current recommendations...
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Kyphectomy for severe kyphosis with pyogenic spondylitis associated with myelomeningocele

Location: http://www.scoliosisjournal.com/content/6/1/5

A 32-year-old woman was referred to our hospital for a refractory ulcer in her back. She had a history of myelomeningocele with spina bifida that was treated surgically at birth. The ulcer was located at the apex of the kyphosis. An X-ray film revealed a kyphosis of 154 between L1...
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Management of Pathological Fracture Neck of the Femur Following Recent Osteomyelitis in a Child

Location: http://www.sma.org.sg/smj/4304/4304cr2.pdf

Singapore Med J 2002 Vol 43(4) : 205-207
Management of Pathological Fracture Neck of the Femur Following Recent Osteomyelitis in a Child A S Devnani
ABSTRACT Fracture neck of the femur is rare in children and occurs following severe trauma(1-5). Several recommendations have been made for the treatment of displaced transcervical fracture type II (Delbet classification)(1,2,5-8). However there are no...
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Osteomyelitis And Mrsa

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/456621

from Medscape Critical Care Osteomyelitis and MRSA? Question What are the antibiotics of choice for treatment of chronic bone infection with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)? Response from Greg S. Martin, MD Assistant Professor, Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine; Director, Emory Pulmonary Clinic, Grady Memorial Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia The treatment...
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Osteomyelitis Clinical Syndromes Medscape

Location: http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/534826

ACP Medicine Online Posted 06/07/2006 Layne O. Gentry, MD
Brief accounts of -
Hematogenous osteomyelitis
Osteomyelitis Associated with Vascular Insufficiency
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Osteomyelitis eMedicine Emergency

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/emerg/TOPIC349.HTM

Author: Randall W King, MD & David Johnson, MD, FACEP
Background: Osteomyelitis is an acute or chronic inflammatory process of the bone and its structures secondary to infection with pyogenic organisms.
Pathophysiology: The infection associated with osteomyelitis may be localized or it may spread through the periosteum, cortex, marrow, and cancellous tissue....
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Osteomyelitis eMedicine Emergency

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Osteomyelitis is an acute or chronic inflammatory process of the bone and its structures secondary to infection with pyogenic organisms.[Categories]

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Osteomyelitis eMedicine Pediatrics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/ped/TOPIC1677.HTM

Author: Sabah Kalyoussef, DO, & Robert W Tolan, Jr, MD
Synonyms and related keywords: osteomyelitis, inflammation of the bone, bone infection, central osteitis
Osteomyelitis, or inflammation of the bone, is usually caused by bacterial infection. Bone infections in children are primarily of hematogenous origin, although cases secondary to penetrating trauma, surgery, or...
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osteomyelitis tibia and distal radius with fracture LSBU

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Radiology case 48--214 HIV patient
Clinical presentation: 13 year old admitted to A&E, following a fall and injury to right ankle. Formerly from Africa. Known immune compromised patient.
The initial ankle films showed some soft tissue swelling, but no visible bone injury. A review area is the fine line that lies just proximal...
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Paediatric bone and joint infection

Location: http://www.josonline.org/PDF/v9i1p83.pdf

Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery Vol. 9 No. 1, June 2001
Susan Stott, Starship Children's Hospital, Auckland New Zealand
Paediatric musculoskeletal infection remains an important cause of morbidity. Methicillin sensitive Staphylococcus aureus is still the most common organism although the incidence of methicillin resistant S. aureus in the community is rising. Osteomyelitis and...
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Salmonella Osteomyelitis

Location: http://www.josonline.org/pdf/v11i2p217.pdf

Salmonella Osteomyelitis in an otherwise healthy adult male - successful management with conservative treatment: a case report
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sequestrum involucrum CHORUS

Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/00548.html

sequelae of osteomyelitis
* sequestrum
o necrotic bone, often denser than surroundings
o may be resorbed, discharged thru a sinus tract, or persist as a focus of continued infection...
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Subacute Osteomyelitis Brodie Abscess eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1248682-overview

Authors: Khalid Khoshhal & Mervyn Letts
Subacute osteomyelitis is a distinct form of osteomyelitis, and Brodie abscess is one type of subacute osteomyelitis. Subacute osteomyelitis is difficult to diagnose because the characteristic signs and symptoms of the acute form of the disease are absent. It has an insidious onset, mild symptoms,...
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Subacute Osteomyelitis POSNA Study Guide

Location: http://www.posna.org/education/StudyGuide/subacuteOsteomyelitis.asp

Objectives
1. Define subacute osteomyelitis
2. Describe presenting symptoms of subacute osteomyelitis in children
3. Discuss the natural history and differential diagnosis of subacute osteomyelitis in children
4. Describe pathologic features of subacute osteomyelitis in children
5. Describe a treatment...
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