Tuberculous osteomyelitis of the sternum

Subba Rao, K.S.V.K.; Gupta, B.K. and Ramakrishnan, K. (1982) Tuberculous osteomyelitis of the sternum. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 29 (4). pp. 244-245.

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Abstract

A case of tuberculous osteomyelitis of the sternum is reported and the diagnostic and therapeutic aspects reviewed. It should be considered in any indolent infection of the sternum even when there is no evidence of tuberculosis elsewhere in the body.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Tuberculous Osteomyelitis, Sternum, Diagnosis, Treatment
Subjects:Diagnosis > Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
Therapeutics > Drug Therapy
Musculoskeletal Diseases > Bone Diseases
Body Regions > Thorax
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis > Tuberculosis, Osteoarticular
Bacterial Infections and Mycoses > Bacterial Infections > Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections > Actinomycetales Infections > Mycobacterium Infections > Tuberculosis > Tuberculosis, Osteoarticular

-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
Musculoskeletal System > Skeleton
ID Code:2589
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:19 February 2008

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