AUB ScholarWorks

Prepatellar Brucella melitensis bursitis: Case report and literature review

Show simple item record Traboulsi R. Uthman I. Kanj S.S.
dc.contributor.editor Nov-2007 2017-10-05T15:39:05Z 2017-10-05T15:39:05Z 2007
dc.identifier 10.1007/s10067-007-0565-6
dc.identifier.issn 07703198
dc.description.abstract Bursal infection is an uncommon clinical presentation of brucellosis. We herein report a case of Brucella melitensis bursitis that was successfully treated. Other reported cases of brucella bursitis were reviewed. A high degree of suspicion in the right clinical setting is required for the diagnosis of brucella bursitis. © Clinical Rheumatology 2007.
dc.format.extent Pages: (1941-1942)
dc.language English
dc.publisher NEW YORK
dc.relation.ispartof Publication Name: Clinical Rheumatology; Publication Year: 2007; Volume: 26; no. 11; Pages: (1941-1942);
dc.source Scopus
dc.title Prepatellar Brucella melitensis bursitis: Case report and literature review
dc.type Article
dc.contributor.affiliation Traboulsi, R., Division of Infectious Diseases, American University, Beirut Medical Center, P.O. Box 32090, 110 32090 Beirut, Lebanon
dc.contributor.affiliation Uthman, I., Division of Rheumatology, American University, Beirut Medical Center, P.O. Box 32090, 110 32090 Beirut, Lebanon
dc.contributor.affiliation Kanj, S.S., Division of Infectious Diseases, American University, Beirut Medical Center, P.O. Box 32090, 110 32090 Beirut, Lebanon
dc.contributor.authorAddress Kanj, S.S.; Division of Infectious Diseases, American University, Beirut Medical Center, P.O. Box 32090, Hamra 110 32090 Beirut, Lebanon; email:
dc.contributor.authorCorporate University: American University of Beirut Medical Center; Faculty: Faculty of Medicine; Department: Internal Medicine; Division: Rheumatology;
dc.contributor.authorDepartment Internal Medicine
dc.contributor.authorDivision Rheumatology
dc.contributor.authorFaculty Faculty of Medicine
dc.contributor.authorInitials Traboulsi, R
dc.contributor.authorInitials Uthman, I
dc.contributor.authorInitials Kanj, SS
dc.contributor.authorReprintAddress Kanj, SS (reprint author), Amer Univ Beirut, Med Ctr, Div Infect Dis, POB 113-6044, Beirut 11032090, Lebanon.
dc.contributor.authorUniversity American University of Beirut Medical Center
dc.description.cited Bannatyne RM, 1997, J CLIN MICROBIOL, V35, P2673; Davis JM, 1996, MED J AUSTRALIA, V165, P460; Garcia-Porrua C, 1999, J RHEUMATOL, V26, P663; GONZALEZALVARO Y, 1994, J RHEUMATOL, V21, P1783; Gonzalez-Gay MA, 1999, J RHEUMATOL, V26, P141; Guiral J, 1999, ACTA ORTHOP SCAND, V70, P523, DOI 10.3109-17453679909000995; JOHNSON WE, 1954, J BONE INT SURG, V364, P133; KELLY PJ, 1960, JAMA-J AM MED ASSOC, V174, P347; KHATEEB MI, 1990, ANN RHEUM DIS, V49, P994, DOI 10.1136-ard.49.12.994; LULU AR, 1988, Q J MED, V66, P39; MCDERMOTT M, 1994, J CLIN PATHOL, V47, P764, DOI 10.1136-jcp.47.8.764; MOUSA ARM, 1987, REV INFECT DIS, V9, P531; Pappas G, 2005, NEW ENGL J MED, V352, P2325, DOI 10.1056-NEJMra050570; Tasova Y, 1999, CLIN RHEUMATOL, V18, P214, DOI 10.1007-s100670050087; Young EJ, 2005, MANDELL DOUGLAS BENN, P2669
dc.description.citedCount 7
dc.description.citedTotWOSCount 6
dc.description.citedWOSCount 6
dc.format.extentCount 2
dc.identifier.coden CLRHD
dc.identifier.pubmedID 17308857
dc.identifier.scopusID 34948820242
dc.publisher.address 233 SPRING STREET, NEW YORK, NY 10013 USA
dc.relation.ispartOfISOAbbr Clin. Rheumatol.
dc.relation.ispartOfIssue 11
dc.relation.ispartofPubTitle Clinical Rheumatology
dc.relation.ispartofPubTitleAbbr Clin. Rheumatol.
dc.relation.ispartOfVolume 26
dc.source.ID WOS:000249813700028
dc.type.publication Journal
dc.subject.otherAuthKeyword Brucella abortus
dc.subject.otherAuthKeyword Brucella melitensis
dc.subject.otherAuthKeyword Bursitis
dc.subject.otherAuthKeyword Prepatellar bursitis
dc.subject.otherChemCAS doxycycline, 10592-13-9, 17086-28-1, 564-25-0
dc.subject.otherChemCAS rifampicin, 13292-46-1
dc.subject.otherChemCAS streptomycin, 57-92-1
dc.subject.otherChemCAS Anti-Bacterial Agents
dc.subject.otherIndex doxycycline
dc.subject.otherIndex rifampicin
dc.subject.otherIndex streptomycin
dc.subject.otherIndex adult
dc.subject.otherIndex agglutination test
dc.subject.otherIndex article
dc.subject.otherIndex aspiration
dc.subject.otherIndex blood culture
dc.subject.otherIndex Brucella melitensis
dc.subject.otherIndex brucellosis
dc.subject.otherIndex bursitis
dc.subject.otherIndex case report
dc.subject.otherIndex clinical feature
dc.subject.otherIndex erythrocyte sedimentation rate
dc.subject.otherIndex female
dc.subject.otherIndex human
dc.subject.otherIndex knee disease
dc.subject.otherIndex patella
dc.subject.otherIndex priority journal
dc.subject.otherIndex Anti-Bacterial Agents
dc.subject.otherIndex Brucella melitensis
dc.subject.otherIndex Brucellosis
dc.subject.otherIndex Bursitis
dc.subject.otherIndex Diagnosis, Differential
dc.subject.otherIndex Female
dc.subject.otherIndex Humans
dc.subject.otherIndex Knee
dc.subject.otherIndex Middle Aged
dc.subject.otherIndex Treatment Outcome
dc.subject.otherKeywordPlus INFECTION
dc.subject.otherKeywordPlus KUWAIT
dc.subject.otherKeywordPlus SPAIN
dc.subject.otherWOS Rheumatology

Files in this item

Files Size Format View

There are no files associated with this item.

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show simple item record

Search AUB ScholarWorks


My Account