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1,436 Possible Causes for Septic Arthritis

  • Urinary Tract Infection

    Raoultella ornithinolytica is a Gram-negative, non-motile, encapsulated, aerobic bacillus belonging to the Enterobacteriaceae family. R. ornithinolytica is a not very common, but emergent causal agent of human infection, and its expression of beta-lactamase provides resistance to commonly used antibiotics. The[…][]

  • Osteoarthritis

    Oral antibiotics did not successfully treat the infection and surgery was necessary to treat the septic arthritis.[] OA of any joint : pseudogout, psoriatic arthritis, septic arthritis, viral arthritis, reactive arthritis (such as Reiter's syndrome), rheumatoid arthritis, gout, connective[] OA of any joint : pseudogout , psoriatic arthritis , septic arthritis , viral arthritis, reactive arthritis (such as Reiter's syndrome), rheumatoid arthritis , gout , connective[]

  • Substance Abuse Problems

    Abstract Hospital-wide rumors and anecdotal reports had suggested that there was a potentially serious problem of alcohol and drug abuse among the psychiatric patients of this hospital. The authors describe a systematic, evaluative approach which gave direct and detailed information on the nature and extent of[…][]

  • Gouty Arthritis

    OBJECTIVES: Septic and gouty arthritis show the same clinical symptoms, but septic arthritis is an orthopedic emergency and needs immediate surgical intervention, whereas[] Approximately 3 mL of milky white SF was obtained for white blood cell (WBC) count, with a clinical diagnosis of septic arthritis.[] Images revealed intense labeled leukocyte accumulation in a pattern indistinguishable from septic arthritis, in both knees and ankles, and the metatarsophalangeal joint of[]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    C. lambica has not been previously reported to cause infectious arthritis. Hematogenous spread was manifest by 4 separate sites of involvement.[]

  • Diabetes Mellitus

    Herein, we describe a case of septic arthritis and osteomyelitis caused by P. asaccharolyticus in a woman with osteoarthritis and diabetes mellitus.[] arthritis, but the absence of fever, elevated white cell count, and elevated erythrocyte sedimentation rate helps to differentiate the latter two conditions.[] […] are weight-bearing joints such as the foot, ankles, and knees; joints such as the hand and wrist are rarely affected. 35 Initial warmth and erythema mimic osteomyelitis or septic[]

  • Arthritis

    Septic arthritis of the shoulder is more commonly associated with concurrent osteomyelitis when compared to septic arthritis of the lower extremity.[] Being proximal to the shoulder joint, AC joint septic arthritis can be confused with the shoulder joint septic arthritis.[] To our knowledge, this is the first reported case of septic arthritis of the TMJ spreading into the epidural space.[]

  • Gonorrhea

    Females Pelvic Inflammatory Disease Septic arthritis Septic abortion Infertility Ectopic pregnancies Systemic defects involving the heart, brain and joints The workup includes[] Gonococcal arthritis (unlike septic arthritis caused by many other organisms) does not usually require joint drainage.[] Complications If left untreated, gonorrhea may lead to: Males Septic arthritis Epidydimisitis Oligospermia Sterility Systemic defects involving the heart, brain and joints[]

  • Arthrocentesis

    She had no risk factors for septic arthritis.[] Moreover, we believe that our findings require further investigation to establish the role of early arthrocentesis in the management of septic arthritis.[] septic arthritis.[]

  • Pneumococcal Pneumonia

    It also causes osteomyelitis, septic arthritis, endocarditis, peritonitis, cellulitis and brain abscesses.[] Along with being the most common cause of community-acquired pneumonia (CAP), S. pneumoniae also causes bacterial meningitis, bacteremia, otitis media, sinusitis, septic arthritis[] Septic arthritis, similar to septic arthritis caused by other gram-positive cocci, is usually a complication of pneumococcal bacteremia from another site.[]

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