Role of MRI in the diagnosis and treatment of osteomyelitis in pediatric patients.

@article{Pugmire2014RoleOM,
  title={Role of MRI in the diagnosis and treatment of osteomyelitis in pediatric patients.},
  author={Brian S. Pugmire and Randheer Shailam and Michael Stanley Gee},
  journal={World journal of radiology},
  year={2014},
  volume={6 8},
  pages={530-7}
}
Osteomyelitis is a significant cause of morbidity in children throughout the world. Multiple imaging modalities can be used to evaluate for suspected osteomyelitis, however magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has distinct advantages over other modalities given its ability to detect early changes related to osteomyelitis, evaluate the true extent of disease… CONTINUE READING