Musculoskeletal involvement of brucellosis in different age groups: a study of 195 cases.

@article{Geyik2002MusculoskeletalIO,
  title={Musculoskeletal involvement of brucellosis in different age groups: a study of 195 cases.},
  author={Mehmet Faruk Geyik and Ali G{\"u}r and Kemal Nas and Remzi Çevik and Jale Saraç and B{\"u}nyamin Dikici and Celal Ayaz},
  journal={Swiss medical weekly},
  year={2002},
  volume={132 7-8},
  pages={98-105}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of the present study was to determine the distribution and characteristics of arthritis in 195 patients with musculoskeletal involvement due to brucellosis in different age groups in the southeastern region of Turkey. PATIENTS AND METHODS We carried out a retrospective analysis of 283 patients with brucellosis records and identified 195 with musculoskeletal involvement. Patients were classified into acutesubacute (<12 months) and chronic (>12 months) brucellosis. Patients… CONTINUE READING

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