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Prosthetic joint infection
Other Names for this Disease
- Artificial joint infection
- Joint replacement infection
- Knee replacement infection
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- Berbari, E.; La Baddour, L.. Treatment of Prosthetic Joint Infections. UpToDate. September 19, 2013; http://www.uptodate.com/contents/treatment-of-prosthetic-joint-infections. Accessed 12/12/2013.
- Osteomyelitis. Mayo Clinic. November 20, 2012; http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/osteomyelitis/DS00759. Accessed 12/12/2013.
- Bone Infections. MedlinePlus. http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/boneinfections.html. Accessed 12/12/2013.
- Joint Replacement Surgery: Information for Multiclutural Communities. National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. October 2012; http://www.niams.nih.gov/Health_Info/Joint_Replacement/default.asp. Accessed 12/12/2013.
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