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SA Orthopaedic Journal

On-line version ISSN 2309-8309
Print version ISSN 1681-150X

Abstract

MEHTAR, M; HARTFORD, L  and  FIRTH, GB. Osteomyelitis in an infant with proximal focal femoral deficiency. SA orthop. j. [online]. 2016, vol.15, n.2, pp.53-56. ISSN 2309-8309.  http://dx.doi.org/10.17159/2309-8309/2016/v15n2a9.

We present the case of a 6-week-old neonate with proximal focal femoral deficiency (PFFD) complicated by osteomyelitis of the right femur with no preceding trauma or surgical intervention.

Keywords : osteomyelitis; PFFD; infant; MRI; femur.

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