Loosening of Total Knee Arthroplasty after Brucellosis Infection: A Case Report

Sazgari, Mohammad Ali and Bahramian, Fateme and Mirzaee, Fateme and Zafarani, Zohreh and Aslani, Hamid Reza (2017) Loosening of Total Knee Arthroplasty after Brucellosis Infection: A Case Report. The Archives of Bone and Joint Surgery, 5 (1). pp. 70-71.

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Abstract

 In this report we describe a 78-year-old man whose total knee arthroplasty showed the symptoms of infection with brucella with radiographic signs of loosening 5 years after the index surgery. The patient was treated successfully after a 2-stage revision arthroplasty surgery along with using rifampicin and doxycycline for 8 weeks.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WE Musculoskeletal system
WO Surgery
Divisions: Journals > Archives of Bone & Joint Surgery
Depositing User: abjs abjs
Date Deposited: 24 Sep 2017 16:50
Last Modified: 24 Sep 2017 16:50
URI: http://eprints.mums.ac.ir/id/eprint/3635

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