oa South African Medical Journal - Acute osteomyelitis and suppurative arthritis of infants : a short review with a description of five cases
|Article Title||Acute osteomyelitis and suppurative arthritis of infants : a short review with a description of five cases|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Medical Journal|
|Affiliations||1 Department of Orthopaedics, General Hospital, Pretoria|
|Publication Date||Jan 1954|
|Pages||81 - 86|
|Keyword(s)||Acute haematogenous osteomyelitis, Infants, Osteomyelitis and Suppurative arthritis|
1. Reasons are given why acute osteomyelitis and suppurative arthritis of infants should be considered as a separate entity. 2. The differences between the 2 types are reviewed. 3. The etiology and bacteriology are discussed. 4. The clinical picture, complications, differential diagnosis, prognosis and treatment are considered in detail. 5. Five illustrative cases are fully represented.
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