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    Septic Arthritis Professional

    However, they may show underlying osteomyelitis or periarticular osteomyelitis of the joint itself. Fat pad displacement, swelling of capsule and soft tissue around the affected j...

    Glucose-6-phosphate Dehydrogenase Deficiency Professional

    In Saudi Arabia the G6PD status of all children aged 1 month to 14 years, who were treated for meningitis, septicaemia, osteomyelitis, or typhoid fever during a nine-year period, was reviewed...

    Drug Abuse - Unusual Presentations Professional

    Pain in a limb or back pain with fever - consider osteomyelitis. Severe constipation - unusual in a young patient, and may be sign of opiate abuse.

    Knees That Swell Professional

    Infection Septic arthritis Osteomyelitis Gonorrhoea Lyme disease Tuberculosis Brucellosis Tumour See also separate Bone Tumours article.

    Buruli Ulcer Professional

    Treatments with hyperthermia and hyperbaric oxygen have shown some success. [ 1 ] Surgical Approximately 33% of early nodules heal spontaneously, and simple excision under local anaesthetic ...

    Cryptococcosis Professional

    Meningitis and meningoencephalitis Headache Confusion Altered mental status Coma Seizures Neurological signs include diplopia , ataxia and aphasia Pulmonary cryptococ...

    Painful Foot Professional

    Skin lesions may be painful, including blisters, corns, calluses, fungal skin and nail infections  and bacterial infections (skin and osteomyelitis ). Hallux valgus. Plantar fa...

    Toe Deformities Professional

    Imaging - plain X-ray will often show arthritic change, synovitis , osteomyelitis and toe position. Vascular investigations may be necessary to ensure adequate tissue healing/viabili...

    Abdominal Distension and Bloating Professional

    Extra-abdominal infection: sepsis, pneumonia , empyema, spinal osteomyelitis . Metabolic/toxic: hypokalaemia , uraemia, lead poisoning . Chemical irritation: perforated peptic ulce...

    E. Coli (VTEC O157) Conditions

    Infected bones (osteomyelitis) . Infected joints (septic arthritis) . Skin and soft tissue infections (especially in people who have diabetes).

    Cellulitis and Erysipelas Professional

    Septic arthritis / osteomyelitis . Erythema nodosum . Drug reaction . Severe ischaemia/ compartment syndrome .

    Pressure Ulcers Professional

    Systemic antibiotics are required for patients with clinical evidence of systemic sepsis, spreading cellulitis or underlying osteomyelitis. [ 5 ] NB : do not offer systemic antibiotics...

    Complications from Fractures Professional

    Delayed complications may occur after treatment or as a result of initial treatment and may include malunion, embolic complications, osteomyelitis and loss of function. The risk of complic...

    Melioidosis and Glanders Professional

    Mycotic aneurysm, pericarditis , osteomyelitis epididymo-orchitis and prostatitis may all develop as a consequence of infection.

    Brucellosis Professional

    Meningitis . Osteomyelitis . Pneumonia . Subarachnoid haemorrhage . Thrombocytopenic purpura . [ 19 ] Tuberculosis .

    Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Professional

    Tuberculosis can cause a chronic infection. Osteomyelitis : Fever with severe bony pain - children stop using the affected limb. Reactive and post-infectious arthriti...

    Gait Abnormalities in Children Professional

    Infections - eg,  osteomyelitis , septic arthritis , synovitis (viral, bacterial or atypical - Lyme disease ). Osteochondroses  - eg,  Perthes' disease .

    Mycobacterium Avium Complex Professional

    Septic arthritis. Osteomyelitis. Skin and soft tissue infections (commonly presenting as flesh-coloured/purple-red nodules, ulcers, folliculitis, abscesses or pustules). [ 8 ] Tenos...

    PVL-positive Staphylococcus Aureus Professional

    Necrotising fasciitis. Osteomyelitis, septic arthritis and pyomyositis. Purpura fulminans. Skin infection Consider screening in anyone if there are recurrent abscesses/fur...

    Radial Head Subluxation Professional

    Septic arthritis . Osteomyelitis . Neurological causes. Investigations Imaging studies (including X-rays) are not usually necessary.