Gonococcal osteomyelitis. Case report and review of the literature.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

We report the 11th case of gonococcal osteomyelitis in the postantibiotic era. This case demonstrates the classic presentation of osteomyelitis associated with gonorrhea, a subacute illness with minimal systemic symptoms. In addition, we present radiologic evidence of the pathogenesis of this unusual osteomyelitis from a contiguous joint infection.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Ingram, CW; Nichole, B; Martinez, S; Corey, GR

Published Date

  • January 1, 1991

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 151 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 177 - 179

PubMed ID

  • 1985594

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0003-9926

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archinte.151.1.177

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States