Role of Surgery in Management of Osteo-Articular Tuberculosis of the Foot and Ankle


BACKGROUND Tuberculosis of the foot and ankle still remains to be a significant problem, especially in the developing countries, and with an increase in incidence in immunosuppressed patients. Treatment is mainly medical using multidrug chemotherapy; surgical interventions range from biopsy, synovectomy and debridement, to joint preserving procedures like… (More)
DOI: 10.2174/1874325001711010633