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  1. Osteomyelitis

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    Osteomyelitis, What is osteomyelitis? Osteomyelitis is an infection of a bone. Many different types of germs (bacteria) can cause osteomyelitis. , diabetic foot disease ...

  2. Osteomyelitis

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    Osteomyelitis, There is a bimodal age distribution with acute, haematogenous osteomyelitis occurring predominantly in children. Contiguous osteomyelitis (often associated wi...

  3. Osteomyelitis

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    Osteomyelitis, osteomyelitis pim spinal cord Hi . I have had osteomyelitis in my spinal cord and it's been almost two years since.

  4. Frontal Bone Osteomyelitis

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    Frontal Bone Osteomyelitis, Synonyms: Pott's puffy tumour (PPT), osteomyelitis of the calvarium [ 1 , 2 ] Description This is osteomyelitis with a subperiostea...

  5. Sodium fusidate for infections (Fucidin)

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    About sodium fusidate Type of medicine Antibiotic Used for Osteomyelitis, and infections caused by similar germs (bacteria) Also called Brand name : Fucidin® ...

  6. Swollen Legs

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    Rheumatoid arthritis or other inflammatory arthritis. Osteomyelitis Lymphoedema: lymphatic obstruction due to malignancy, post-irradiation, surgery, recurrent infection, lymphatic hypop...

  7. Classifying Open Fractures

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    Complications [ 2 ] Patients with open fractures are at risk of complications of acute wound infection and osteomyelitis . Infection can result in non-union of the fracture and chroni...

  8. Neuropathic Joints (Charcot Joints)

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    There may also be osteomyelitis, complicating the picture. There may be instability. Examination of such a grossly affected joint will cause surprisingly little distress.

  9. Blount's Disease

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    Differential diagnosis [ 3 ] Physiological bow legs Rickets Osteomyelitis Trauma Ollier's disease Metaphyseal chondrodysplasia Focal fibrocartilaginous dysplasia ...

  10. Sever's Disease

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    Calcaneal periostitis. Osteomyelitis . Tarsal coalition. Investigations The diagnosis is clinical and investigations are not routinely required. [ 5 ] However, investigation t...

  11. Painful Hips In Children

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    Proximal femur or pelvic osteomyelitis presents similarly to septic arthritis with fever and pain but children have some passive range of motion unless there is extension of the infection in...

  12. Osteopetrosis

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    Patients may present with osteoarthritis or osteomyelitis . [ 5 ] Rarely, a more severe form produces nerve compression with deafness and blindness.

  13. Joint Pain

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    Joint and bone infections : infection of the joint (septic arthritis) or infection of the surrounding bone (osteomyelitis). See separate leaflets called Septic Arthritis and Osteomyeli...

  14. Fever and Night Sweats

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    However, infections caused by germs (bacterial infections), such as inflammation of the heart valves (infective endocarditis), inflammation within your bones (osteomyelitis), and abscesses al...

  15. Haemophilus Influenzae

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    Hib may cause bacteraemia, meningitis, cellulitis, epiglottitis, septic arthritis, pneumonia, pleural or gallbladder empyema, endophthalmitis, urinary tract infection, abscesses, cervical adenitis, gl...

  16. Chronic Granulomatous Disease

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    Infections typically include pneumonia, lymphadenitis, liver abscess, osteomyelitis and skin abscesses or cellulitis. Granulomas typically involve the bladder and gastrointestinal tract (ofte...

  17. Moraxella Catarrhalis

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    Bacteraemic infection can lead to localised complications such as osteomyelitis and septic arthropathy. It can also cause nosocomial infection in a hospital setting, particularly in respirato...

  18. Clindamycin capsules for infection (Dalacin C)

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    It is useful for treating joint and bone infections (such as osteomyelitis ), and infections in the abdomen . It is also used to treat tooth infections where other antibiotics have not work...

  19. Diabetic Foot

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    Soft tissue and spreading (cellulitis). Osteomyelitis. Typically, more than one organism is involved, including Gram-positive, Gram-negative, aerobic and anaerobic species.

  20. Boils and Carbuncles

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    Cellulitis . Osteomyelitis . Orf . Anthrax . Herpetic whitlow. Management [ 5 ] If lesions are not fluctuant (fluctuance is a wave-like feeling on palpating skin o...