Discitis and vertebral osteomyelitis are rare in children and require a high index of suspicion for the timely diagnosis. The diagnosis should be considered in a child who develops a limp or in an infant who displays a postural or positional preference.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|State||Published - May 1 2008|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health