Septic Shoulder Joint After Pneumococcal Vaccination Requiring Surgical Debridement

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Michael J. DeRogatis, MS, Lalitha Parameswaran, MD, Patrick Lee, PA-C, Theodore G. Mayer, MD, and Paul S. Issack, MD, PhD, declare that they have no conflicts of interest.

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DeRogatis, M.J., Parameswaran, L., Lee, P. et al. Septic Shoulder Joint After Pneumococcal Vaccination Requiring Surgical Debridement. HSS Jrnl 14, 299–301 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11420-018-9613-9

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Keywords

  • septic arthritis
  • vaccination
  • pneumococcal vaccine
  • bursitis