Osteomyelitis of the symphysis pubis

N Z Med J. 1983 May 11;96(731):332-3.


A case of osteomyelitis of the symphysis pubis caused by Streptococcus agalactiae with no identifiable predisposing factors is presented. The differentiation from osteitis pubis and the causative organism are discussed.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Female
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged
  • Osteomyelitis / etiology*
  • Pubic Symphysis* / microbiology
  • Streptococcal Infections / complications*
  • Streptococcus agalactiae / isolation & purification