Tropical pyomyositis in children: 10 years experience of a tertiary care hospital in northern India.

Abstract

Tropical pyomyositis (TP) is characterized by suppuration within skeletal muscles, manifesting as single or multiple abscesses. It has been reported frequently from Africa and Latin America. However, there are only a few cases reported in children from India. Between January 2002 and December 2011, 40 children with TP were admitted to our hospital, and… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/tropej/fmt005

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