Pseudomonas-caused sternoclavicular arthritis and osteomyelitis has received little attention in the medical literature. The authors present three cases including one case of bilateral sternoclavicular joint involvement. Prompt recognition, operative debridement, and institution of adequate chemotherapy result in dramatic clinical response.
Ross, Paul M.; Nestor, Robert C.; and Wu, Kent K.
"Pseudomonas Arthritis and Osteomyelitis in Heroin Addiction: Report of Three Cases,"
Henry Ford Hospital Medical Journal
: Vol. 22
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