Infections of bones and joints

If a germ gets into a bone or joint it can cause an infection. This can happen over the bloodstream, but many infections arise because of injury, a skin ulcer or surgery. The patients treated by the Bone Infection Part include people with infections of:

  • Joint replacements
  • Broken bones
  • Diabetic foot ulcers

These infections can persist, leading to long-term pain, poor mobility and occasionally wound problems. This is much more likely if:

  • The bone has been killed by the infection
  • there is artificial material present (for example, a joint replacement)
  • there is a persistent wound.
  • Acute osteomyelitis
  • Secondary osteomyelitis
  • Chronic osteomyelitis
  • Garres osteomyelitis
  • Brodies osteomyelitis
  • Salmonella osteomyelitis
  • Septic arthritis
  • Gonococcal arthritis
  • Syphilis arthritis
  • Fungal infections
  • Leprosy and orthopaedics

Related Conference of Infections of bones and joints

May 16-17, 2018

World Congress on Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery

Montreal | Quebec | Canada
May 21-22 2018

International Conference on Aesthetic Medicine and Cosmetology

Holiday Inn Singapore Atrium , Singapore
July 23-24, 2018

8th World Congress on Surgery and Anaesthesia

Lisbon, Portugal
August 01-02, 2018

5th International Conference on Rhinology and Otology

Melbourne, Australia
Aug 31-Sept 01, 2018

10th Orthopedics & Rheumatology Annual Meeting & Expo

Toronto | Ontario | Canada
August 27-28, 2018

9th International Congress on Surgery

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International Conference on Plastic Surgery

Toronto | Ontario | Canada
September 24-25, 2018

8th American Conference on Surgery and Case Reports

Chicago | Illinois | USA
November 22-24, 2018

World Congress on Surgeons

Bucharest, Romania
November 14-15, 2018

Annual Congress on Pediatric Anesthesia


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