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Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Bone Infection

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The following is a list of conditions which the Bone Infection Unit may be able to treat.

  • Osteomyelitis
  • Chronic osteomyelitis
  • Bone infection
  • Bone abscess
  • Bone necrosis
  • Brodies abscess
  • Involucrum
  • Sequestrum
  • Sinus
  • Pus
  • Cloaca
  • Infected metalware
  • Infected plate
  • Infected screw
  • Infected nail
  • Infected fracture
  • Bone loss
  • Open fracture
  • Infected non-union
  • Septic arthritis
  • Sclerosing osteomyelitis
  • Garres osteomyelitis
  • Pyomyositis
  • Removal metalware
  • Arthrodesis
  • Ilizarov frame
  • Monolateral fixator
  • Ring fixator
  • External fixator
  • Frame removal
  • Complex fracture
  • Bone graft
  • Amputation
  • Combined clinic
  • Plastic surgery
  • Free flap
  • Muscle flap
  • Excision osteomyelitis
  • Debridement
  • Curettage
  • Reaming
  • Antibiotic
  • Long term antibiotics
  • Home IV therapy
  • MRSA