Tag: microbiology of osteomyelitis

Osteomyelitis – Classification, Types, and Treatment

Introduction : Osseous in Latin means bony and Osteon in Greek means bone.┬áMyelos is marrow. Itis in Greek means inflammation. Osteomyelitis means inflammation of medullary portion of the bone or bone marrow or cancellous bone. Osteomyelitis was common earlier but at present the incidence of jaws was less because of worldwide availability of Antibiotics. Better …