Streptococcus pyogenes sternoclavicular septic arthritis in a healthy adult.


Sternoclavicular septic arthritis is a rare infection, accounting for approximately 1% of septic arthritis in the general population. Staphylococcus aureus is the predominant etiologic agent, and it usually occurs in relatively young adults with some type of predisposition to infection. We report, to the best of our knowledge, the first case of group A… (More)
DOI: 10.3121/cmr.2013.1185


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