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Vertebral osteomyelitis  
   

Vertebral osteomyelitis

Osteomyelitis is an infection of the bone. Dr. Bill (who has seen literally tens of thousands of patients during his career) states that he's only seen vertebral osteo 1 or 2 other times.
A Week on Medicine

January 21st 2018
For the past week, I have been rounding on the medical ward with Dr. Bill. On the medical ward, interestingly enough, many of the problems that we manage are very similar to those on a medical ward in the US: COPD exacerbation, congestive heart failure exacerbation, pneumonia, etc. And then there are some cases that I have never seen on a medical ward at home: typhoid, osteomyelitis, malaria. A ... read more
Oceania » Papua New Guinea » Western Highlands

Papua New Guinean Flag The eastern half of the island of New Guinea - second largest in the world - was divided between Germany (north) and the UK (south) in 1885. The latter area was transferred to Australia in 1902, which occupied the northern portion during World War I ... ... read more
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