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Septic arthritis.

Abstract:

Don L Goldenberg1 in his helpful seminar on septic arthritis, does not mention septic arthritis in children from developing countries. Septic arthritis is rare in children from developed countries but is fairly common in sub-Saharan Africa.2, 3, 4 and 5During 15 months in 1981and#x2013;82, we prospectively studied 88 cases of septic arthritis seen in the paediatric department of the Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital (QECH) in Blantyre.2 Salmonella spp were the causative agents in 20 (23%) case...

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Journal:
Lancet
Volume:
351
Issue:
9108
Pages:
1060-1061
Publication date:
1998-04-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1474-547X
ISSN:
0140-6736
URN:
uuid:001fb3fd-8240-4dab-af1b-46a047fcf884
Source identifiers:
109565
Local pid:
pubs:109565

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