Publication Type:

Journal Article


Tropical Doctor, Volume 41, Number 3, p.166-167 (2011)



adult, amikacin, antibiotic sensitivity, Arthritis, arthroscopy, article, bacterial arthritis, bone necrosis, C reactive protein, ceftriaxone, cefuroxime, Cell culture, ciprofloxacin, female, femur head, follow up, hip, Hip Joint, human, Humans, Infectious, joint cavity, joint effusion, Lupus Erythematosus, major clinical study, male, Salmonella Infections, Salmonella typhimurium, synovial fluid, Systemic, tensor fascia lata muscle, Young Adult


Salmonellosis is a common infection in systemic lupus erythematosus patients. The present study reports on two such cases of Salmonella typhimurium septic arthritis among the 102 patients seen during a four-year period.


cited By (since 1996)0

Cite this Research Publication

VaAnil Kumar, Krishna, Sa, J.b Thilak, Dinesh, K. Ra, and Karim, Sa, “Salmonella typhimurium in the hip: Look before a SLE patient leaps”, Tropical Doctor, vol. 41, pp. 166-167, 2011.