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Year : 2014  |  Volume : 24  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 189--192

Multifocal bacterial osteomyelitis in a renal allograft recipient following urosepsis

AT Valson1, VG David1, V Balaji2, GT John3 
1 Department of Nephrology, Christian Medical College Hospital, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
2 Department of Microbiology, Christian Medical College Hospital, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
3 Renal Medicine, Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital, Herston, Queensland, Australia

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A T Valson
Department of Nephrology, Christian Medical College Hospital, Vellore - 632 004, Tamil Nadu
India

Non-tubercular bacterial osteomyelitis is a rare infection. We report on a renal allograft recipient with osteomyelitis complicating urosepsis, manifesting as a multifocal infection poorly responsive to appropriate antibiotics and surgical intervention and culminating in graft loss.

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Valson A T, David V G, Balaji V, John G T. Multifocal bacterial osteomyelitis in a renal allograft recipient following urosepsis.Indian J Nephrol 2014;24:189-192

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Valson A T, David V G, Balaji V, John G T. Multifocal bacterial osteomyelitis in a renal allograft recipient following urosepsis. Indian J Nephrol [serial online] 2014 [cited 2020 Feb 23 ];24:189-192
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