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Severe infantile wrist empyema due to dental bacteremia

Severe infantile wrist empyema due to dental bacteremia

German Medical Science 10: Doc09

Pediatric wrist empyema are very rare, this is the first case report in the current literature describing a hematogenic spreading of bacteria from dental caries, leading to a severe wrist empyema.

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