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AIM The disease "osteomyelitis" is characterised by different symptoms and parameters. Decisive roles in the development of the disease are played by the causative bacteria, the route of infection and the individual defense mechanisms of the host. The diagnosis is based on different symptoms and findings from the clinical history, clinical symptoms,(More)
The primary objective of osteomyelitis treatment is disinfection. Therapies can be protracted and expensive. The basic approach is to use radical debridement with antibiotics. However, radical debridement often results in major osseous defects, so it may be necessary to restore bone structures. Several different therapies have been described. Disinfection(More)
Background: The accurate diagnosis of "osteomyelitis" is difficult and is often delayed. However, early and radical therapy of osteomyelitis is essential. The osteomyelitis diagnosis score (ODS) was developed to predict the probability of osteomyelitis. The aim of our study was to validate the ODS and to investigate its practicability in daily routine.(More)
We present the case of an adolescent male developing an ankylosis of the knee after septic arthritis following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR). The patient was shifted to our institution with postoperative septic arthritis associated with a systemic septic condition. Before, repeated arthroscopic surgery had been conducted without any(More)
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