Tropical pyomyositis

Known as: Tropical Myositis, Pyomyositis, Myositis, Tropical 
A suppurative infection of muscle.
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND Tropical pyomyositis is characterized by suppuration within skeletal muscles, manifesting as single or multiple… (More)
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2005
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2005
 
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2000
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2000
BACKGROUND Infection with Streptococcus pneumoniae is a frequent and serious problem for HIV-immunosuppressed adults. Vaccination… (More)
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVE Tropical pyomyositis (TP), a disease of varied aetiology, has been reported frequently from Africa and Latin America… (More)
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1996
1996
Tropical pyomyositis (TP), a suppurative disease caused predominantly by Staphylococcus aureus, is responsible for 3% to 4% of… (More)
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1992
1992
In the ten year period 1980-1989, 97 patients were treated for tropical pyomyositis at Hospital Vozandes Oriente in eastern… (More)
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1992
1992
Eighteen cases of tropical pyomyositis, aged 12-45 years, were seen over a 3-year period. There was clustering of cases in… (More)
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1992
1992
Tropical pyomyositis is an infection of muscles mainly presenting in black people, occurring in the trunk and limbs. At Hoima… (More)
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1977
1977
Ninety cases of tropical pyomyositis from the Nigerian Savanna are described. This is the first report from a hot and dry area of… (More)
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1975
1975
Pyomyositis is a common disease in tropical countries, but is believed to be rare in temperate climates. Two children who had… (More)
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