Osteomyelitis in diseases-not done

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Question Answer
what is osteomyelitisinfection of bone & marrow
OsteitisInfection of the cortex alone without marrow involvement
periostitisInfection o f the periosteum alone
What are the common pathogens seen in osteomyelitis?Streptococcus species and Staphylococcus aureus
What is the most common etiology of pedal osteomyelitis?neuropathic ulceration
is seen in children but is very rare in adults.Hematogenous osteomyelitis
etiologies of pedal osteomyelitis besides neuropathic ulcerationpuncture wounds,
2 things that can be predisposed to osteomyelitis open fractures, and post bony surgery
Classification of osteomyelitis?
What is sequestration?dead bone due to haversian & volkman canal and osteocyte destruction
What is involucrum?new bone formation
cloacadrain for the sequestrum to exit
How does peripheral vascular disease affect osteomyelitis?will prolong hospitalization & may lead to unnecessary amputation
gold standard for making the diagnosis ofosteomyelitisbone pathology