Tibial stress fracture simulate osteomyelitic foci in the course of chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis.

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PubMedID: 24611355

Roth S, Rozmanic V, Zamolo G, Gulan G, Bilic I, Jotanovic Z. Tibial stress fracture simulate osteomyelitic foci in the course of chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis. Coll Antropol. 2013;37(4):1347-51.
Chronic recurrent multifocal osteomyelitis (CRMO) is an extremely rare and most severe form of chronic nonbacterial osteomyelitis of unknown etiology. Here we present the first case of a six-year-old girl in which was observed that the stress fracture mimic osteomyelitic foci in the course of CRMO.