Bacterial osteomyelitis

Bacterial osteomyelitis

An infection of the bone or bone marrow that is caused by a bacterium.
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Our patient had no history of immune deficiency disorders, sickle cell anemia, IV drug abuse, diabetes mellitus or subacute bacterial endocarditis, which all increase the risk of multifocal bacterial osteomyelitis.
16) In poultry, S aureus is also the most common cause of bacterial osteomyelitis and arthritis, particularly discospondylitis.
1, 2) Typical bacterial osteomyelitis may coexist with or mimic mycetoma.
Twenty three (51%) patients were initially misdiagnosed as having bacterial osteomyelitis.
This study will examine patients suffering from bacterial osteomyelitis, a chronic or acute infection of the bone.
It is supposed that the severe bacterial osteomyelitis induced deviation of some bones, thereby leading to deviation of the beak.
Bacterial osteomyelitis in adults: evolving considerations in diagnosis and treatment.