Int J Surg ; 10 Suppl. However, for some atypical cases, preoperative auxiliary examinations are needed to obtain a preliminary diagnosis, and the value of serum inflammation markers is limited by many factors cold, pain, surgery and other factors.
Emerging strategies for prevention, early diagnosis of low-grade infections, and innovative treatments of osteomyelitis such as biofilm disruptors and immunotherapy are highlighted in this review.
A very large number of patients The information is derived from both clinical and experimental studies. Full size table Infection site Among the cases with a single-site infection, there were cases of tibia infection, femur infections, 13 ulna and radius infections, 14 humerus infections, 11 fibula infections, 15 calcaneus infections, 7 clavicle infections, 6 metatarsal infections, 5 infections of the toes, 4 patella infections, and 3 phalanx infections.
Recurrence of chronic osteomyelitis in a regenerated fibula after 65 years. Internal fixation should be given priority because it offers reduced complications with no increase in the recurrence of infection.
In our study, 9 patients required different plastic-reconstructive procedures to cover the soft tissue defect. The patients experienced infections in sites; the rate of sinus infection was First stage included radical debridement, spacer from hydroxyapatite, topical antibiotics rifampicin and gentamycin and soleus flap cover, immobilization with a long slab.
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