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osteomyelitis (bone infection) 

Osteomyelitis (Bone Infection): Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment

Osteomyelitis (Bone Infection): Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment

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Osteomyelitis is the infection of bone (or bone marrow). In this condition, an inflammation occurs when a bacterial or fungal infection invades the bone tissue. A bone can become infectious in many ways such as when the infection spreads from one part of the body to another part through the bloodstream.