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what is the significance of saying that osteomyelitis is a "focal infection"?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience Infectious Disease
Localized to 1 place: It means that it's an infection of a specific, localized part of the body (in this case, bone) rather than a generalized infection.
Answered on Apr 13, 2014

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