Diabetic foot complicated by vertebral osteomyelitis and epidural abscess

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UNLABELLED Vertebral osteomyelitis (or spondylodiscitis) is steadily increasing in Western countries and often results from hematogenous seeding, direct inoculation during spinal surgery, or contiguous spread from an infection in the adjacent soft tissue. We present the case of a 67-year-old white patient with type 2 diabetes who went to Hospital for high… (More)
DOI: 10.1530/EDM-15-0132

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