Maria Trent, Author at Clinical Pain Advisor

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Disseminated gonococcal infection

OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Are you sure your patient has Disseminated Gonococcal Infection (DGI)? What are the typical findings for this disease? The most common presentation of disseminated gonococcal infection (DGI) is acute arthritis, tenosyovitis, and dermatitis (Arthritis-Dermatitis Syndrome). Patients may present with infectious arthritis wthout associated skin findings. Complications include meningitis…

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