Cystic transphyseal bone tuberculosis: a report of two cases


Akgul T. , Ozger H., Goksan B. S. , Eren I.

ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA, cilt.46, ss.316-319, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 46 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3944/aott.2012.2698
  • Dergi Adı: ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.316-319

Özet

We present two cases of tuberculosis osteomyelitis mimicking subacute osteomyelitis and treated without extensive debridement. Tuberculous osteomyelitis should be considered in the differential diagnosis of proximal tibial infections in children and early diagnosis and treatment is possible without extensive debridement.