Osteomyelitis

Osteomyelitis Osteomyelitis Definition: An infection of the bone or bone marrow and is usually caused by bacteria.

Osteomyelitis: An infection of the bone or bone marrow and is usually caused by bacteria. Patients typically suffer from deep pain and muscle spasms in the area of inflammation, and proper diagnosis is crucial for a patient to recover.

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Osteomyelitis - News Articles

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Minnesota Oral Surgeon Settles Medical Malpractice Lawsuit with Family for $2.06 Million

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