Living on the Edge

  • Asbjørn ÅrøenEmail author


Infectious diseases have always been a major health challenge, which can also give rise to major musculoskeletal problems. In medical school, older professors told us about problems related to tuberculosis infections in bone and how difficult these infections were to treat. In my 26 years of work, I have been involved in only one case of bone tuberculosis, although such cases remind us that infectious diseases remain in our midst.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Institute of Clinical MedicineAkershus University Hospital, Campus Ahus University of OsloOsloNorway

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