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Infectious osteitis pubis in an HIV seropositive female.
  1. N Desmond,
  2. G E Bignardi,
  3. R J Coker,
  4. P Grech,
  5. J R Harris
  1. Department of Genitourinary Medicine, St Mary's Hospital, London, UK.


    We report a case of infectious osteitis pubis following a first trimester abortion in a female seropositive for the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). Joint aspiration yielded Pseudomonas aeruginosa and the patient was successfully treated with oral ciprofloxacin.

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