Septic arthritis in children

Septic arthritis is a bacterial infection in a joint.  It may be caused by bacteria entering the joint either through the bloodstream, after a penetrating injury or following an infection of a surrounding bone. Often the cause is unknown. Read more about Septic arthritis in children, which includes Kocher’s criteria scoring.

Septic arthritis

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s