Osteomyelitis as a manifestation of perinatal Human Immunodeficiency Virus disease.

Abstract

We report a premature neonate born of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)-1 positive mother presenting with extensive osteomyelitis and massive periosteal reaction involving both femurs and left tibia. There was no collection of fluid in soft tissue or joints in ultrasonography and Doppler examination showed normal venous return in both the lower limbs… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jinf.2011.05.017

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@article{Basu2011OsteomyelitisAA, title={Osteomyelitis as a manifestation of perinatal Human Immunodeficiency Virus disease.}, author={Sriparna Basu and Ashok J. Kumar}, journal={The Journal of infection}, year={2011}, volume={63 2}, pages={163-6} }