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Osteomyelitis simply means an infection of the bone or bone marrow. It can be usefully subclassified on the basis of the causative organism (pyogenic bacteria or mycobacteria), the route, duration and anatomic location of the infection.
Pre-treatment MRI eliminates unnecessary surgery for children with suspected musculosketal infections

Pre-treatment MRI eliminates unnecessary surgery for children with suspected musculosketal infections

Light-activated drug used to tackle MRSA

Light-activated drug used to tackle MRSA

Increasing number of severe bone infections, health complications in children linked to MRSA

Increasing number of severe bone infections, health complications in children linked to MRSA

Diabetes patients may benefit most from minor surgery plus antibiotics

Diabetes patients may benefit most from minor surgery plus antibiotics

Alcohol consumption increases movement of S. pneumoniae toward the lungs

Alcohol consumption increases movement of S. pneumoniae toward the lungs

New imaging agent will enable doctors to rapidly and accurately detect those hard-to-diagnose appendicitis cases

New imaging agent will enable doctors to rapidly and accurately detect those hard-to-diagnose appendicitis cases

Third Melbourne hospital infected by Serratia bacteria

Third Melbourne hospital infected by Serratia bacteria