OSTEO - OSTEOMYELITIS OSTEOMYELITIS INFECTIOUS ARTHRITIS...

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OSTEOMYELITIS OSTEOMYELITIS INFECTIOUS ARTHRITIS INFECTIOUS ARTHRITIS D.Goldberg D.Goldberg WRAMC WRAMC
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Osteomyelitis Osteomyelitis Laboratory Tests Laboratory Tests White blood cell count White blood cell count Erythrocyte sedimentation rate Erythrocyte sedimentation rate C-reactive protein C-reactive protein Bone aspirate Bone aspirate Blood culture Blood culture Antigen Assay Antigen Assay
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Osteomyelitis Osteomyelitis Etiologic agents by age Etiologic agents by age Organism Total <2 2-5 6-10 >10 Organism Total <2 2-5 6-10 >10 S. aureus 198 (50%) 33 56 66 43 Streptococci 37 (9%) 13 13 6 5 HIb 16 (4%) 14 2 0 0 CNS 10 (3%) 7 1 0 2 Ps. aeruginosa 10 (3%) 1 2 5 2 S. pneumoniae 6 (2%) 6 0 0 0 Salmonella 6 (2%) 3 3 0 0 E. coli 2 1 1 0 0
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Osteomyelitis Specimen site Specimen site No. done No. done No. Pos No. Pos Blood Blood 381 138 (36%) 381 138 (36%) Needle aspirate/surg spec Needle aspirate/surg spec 357 134 (38%) 357 134 (38%) Joint fluid Joint fluid 86 56 (65%) 86 56 (65%) Wound drainage Wound drainage 31 22 (70% 31 22 (70% ) ) Nelson IDCNA 1995
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