Soaring suppurative sea shells from the sea shore: Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Klebsiella pneumoniae septic arthritis after a marine sea shell injury.

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Septic arthritis is the most important diagnosis to consider in patients presenting with acute monarticular arthritis. We present the case of an eight-year-old girl who developed a Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Klebsiella pneumoniae septic arthritis of her knee following an injury with a marine sea shell. After treatment with antibiotics and arthroscopic… (More)

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@article{Ritter1993SoaringSS, title={Soaring suppurative sea shells from the sea shore: Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Klebsiella pneumoniae septic arthritis after a marine sea shell injury.}, author={Marko Ritter and Henry Mroch and M. J. Burns}, journal={Pediatric emergency care}, year={1993}, volume={9 5}, pages={289-91} }