pyomyositis


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py·o·my·o·si·tis

(pī'ō-mī'ō-sī'tis),
Abscesses, carbuncles, or infected sinuses lying deep in muscles.
[pyo- + G. mys, muscle, + -itis, inflammation]

pyomyositis

/pyo·myo·si·tis/ (-mi″o-si´tis) an acute bacterial infection of skeletal muscle, usually seen in the tropics, most commonly caused by Staphylococcus aureus.

py·o·my·o·si·tis

(pī'ō-mī'ŏ-sī'tis)
Abscesses, carbuncles, or infected sinuses lying deep in muscles.
[pyo- + G. mys, muscle, + -itis, inflammation]

py·o·my·o·si·tis

(pī'ō-mī'ŏ-sī'tis)
Abscesses, carbuncles, or infected sinuses lying deep in muscles.
[pyo- + G. mys, muscle, + -itis, inflammation]

pyomyositis

purulent myositis characterized by suppurating masses in the muscle.
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While primary pyomyositis has been reported in children, in some cases leading to compartment syndrome (6,7), the vast majority of reported cases of pyomyositis could be treated conservatively with intravenous antibiotics.
Pyomyositis (PM) is a primary suppurative infection of the skeletal muscle which (1) was initially found in the tropics but is increasingly seen in temperate areas.
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Pyomyositis is an acute bacterial infection characterized by suppuration within large skeletal muscles manifesting as single or multiple abscesses.
Pyomyositis is charactarized by abscesses in the skeletal muscles of mainly the pelvis and lower extremities and is rarely seen in temperate regions.
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