Arthritis due to tuberculosis, fungal infections, and parasites.

  title={Arthritis due to tuberculosis, fungal infections, and parasites.},
  author={Graciela S Alarc{\'o}n},
  journal={Current opinion in rheumatology},
  volume={4 4},
A significant proportion of the world's population is afflicted with tuberculosis, fungal infections, or parasitic diseases. The epidemic of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome in developing and developed countries is partially responsible for the increased number of cases. These conditions can cause infectious arthritis and localized bone infection. In… CONTINUE READING