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Patellar osteomyelitis presenting as prepatellar bursitis.
  • H. Choi
  • Medicine
  • The Knee
  • 1 August 2007
Peripatellar lesions causing knee pain include cellulitis, bursitis, synovitis, septic arthritis and patellar osteomyelitis. We present here two cases of patellar osteomyelitis which wereExpand
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The fate of unplanned retention of prosthetic articulating spacers for infected total hip and total knee arthroplasty.
Eighteen patients with periprosthetic joint infection (11 hips and 7 knees) treated by prosthetic articulating spacers retained their spacers and were followed up at an average of 43.8 months(range,Expand
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Are prosthetic spacers safe to use in 2-stage treatment for infected total knee arthroplasty?
This retrospective study compares treatment results of infected total knee arthroplasty with 2-stage exchange technique using 14 articulating spacers using metallic and polyethylene componentsExpand
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Mortality following revision total knee arthroplasty: a matched cohort study of septic versus aseptic revisions.
We report the medium-term mortality after septic versus aseptic revision total knee arthroplasty (TKA) and factors that can contribute to mortality in revision TKA. Mortality rates of 88 patientsExpand
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Can Implant Retention be Recommended for Treatment of Infected TKA?
BackgroundRetention treatment is reportedly associated with lower infection control rates than two-stage revision. However, the studies on which this presumption are based depend on comparisons ofExpand
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Expression and enzymatic activity of MMP‐2 during healing process of the acute supraspinatus tendon tear in rabbits
We investigated the spontaneous healing process of a surgically created supraspinatus tendon tear in rabbits with specific reference to the expression of matrix metalloproteinase‐2 (MMP‐2) and itsExpand
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Periprosthetic joint infection with negative culture results: clinical characteristics and treatment outcome.
Negative culture result is frequently encountered in periprosthetic joint infection, but its clinical feature has not been well studied. In this study, clinical characteristics and treatment outcomeExpand
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Groin Injuries (Athletic Pubalgia) and Return to Play
Context: Groin pain is a common entity in athletes involved in sports that require acute cutting, pivoting, or kicking such as soccer and ice hockey. Athletic pubalgia is increasingly recognized as aExpand
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Migration to the popliteal fossa of broken wires from a fixed patellar fracture.
Breakage of K-wires and wires which are used for fracture fixation is not uncommon, but migration is rare. The authors experienced two cases of symptomatic migration of broken K-wire and wires usedExpand
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Retention treatment after periprosthetic total hip arthroplasty infection
PurposeThe purpose of this study was to compare infection control rates between implant retention and two-stage revision and assess the effectiveness of retention treatment in THA.MethodsTwenty-eightExpand
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