[Osteomyelitis in newborn infants].

  title={[Osteomyelitis in newborn infants].},
  author={H. N. Caron and Henk Behrendt},
  journal={Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde},
  volume={133 33},
This article describes 12 patients (aged 1-28 days) suffering from neonatal osteomyelitis diagnosed between 1975 and 1987. Complications had occurred during 5 pregnancies, 9 patients had problems in the perinatal period (5 infections). In 9 cases (75%) only local symptoms existed, of which localized swelling, erythema, and loss of function were the most… CONTINUE READING