Chronic osteomyelitis

Case contributed by Dr Shailaja Muniraju

Presentation

History of fever. Tenderness over right leg.

Patient Data

Age: 10 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

There is thickening / sclerosis of the distal tibial diaphysis with scattered radiolucent foci. Associated bone expansion also evident.

Adjacent soft tissue thickening seen,

Case Discussion

This is a case of chronic osteomyleitis.

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Case information

rID: 50192
Case created: 23rd Dec 2016
Last edited: 27th Dec 2016
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