Osteomyelitis of the clavicle in children.

Osteomyelitis, although a rather common disease process in children and adolescents, only rarely affects the clavicle. In previously recorded series, the incidence of clavicular involvement has varied between 0 and 7%.1-7 Due to the infrequency with which the disease occurs, the diagnosis is often delayed or overlooked entirely. In the series reported by… CONTINUE READING