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Managing of musculoskeletal infections in children.

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Summary of "Managing of musculoskeletal infections in children."

Epidemiological features of musculoskeletal infections are in continuous evolution. The incidence of emerging causative pathogen is arising. Nevertheless, up to 50% of osteoarticular infections shows negative cultures. Septic arthritis, with or without concurrent osteomyelitis, are most common in newborn while osteomyelitis frequently affects older patients. We retrospectively analyzed all the children affected by musculoskeletal infections treated at the Children's Hospital Bambino Gesù in ten years, focusing on the results of an early diagnostic and therapeutic management.

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Name: European review for medical and pharmacological sciences
ISSN: 2284-0729
Pages: 179-186

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