Tropical Myositis : an Underdiagnosed Entity ?

  • PRASAD MENON PERABA SUBRAMANIAM LIM KEAN GHEE
  • Published 2013
Tropical myositis is a condition characterised by the presence of suppurative lesions within skeletal muscles. There has been little agreement regarding the terminology various names used include purulent tropical myositis, tropical pyornyositis, tropical skeletal muscle abscess, spontaneous bacterial myositis or epidemic abscess. The earliest anecdotal… CONTINUE READING