Shafa Orthopedic Journal

Published by: Kowsar

Septic arthritis of the knee following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction

Mahmoud Jabalameli 1 , Mohammad Rahbar 2 , Hosseinali Hadi 3 , * and Mehran Radi 4
Authors Information
1 Associate Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Shafa Orthopedic Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
2 Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Shafa Orthopedic Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, Iran
4 Orthopedic Surgeon, Shafa Orthopedic Hospital, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
Article information
  • Shafa Orthopedic Journal: May 30, 2014, 1 (2); e71
  • Published Online: May 1, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: March 21, 2013
  • Revised: April 15, 2013
  • Accepted: April 24, 2013

To Cite: Jabalameli M, Rahbar M, Hadi H, Radi M. Septic arthritis of the knee following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction, Shafa Ortho J. 2014 ;1(2):e71.

Abstract
Copyright: Copyright © 0, Shafa Orthopedic Journal. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Introduction
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
5. Conclusion
Acknowledgements
References
  • 1. Schollin-Borg M, Michaelsson K, Rahme H. Presentation, outcome, and cause of septic arthritis after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a case control study. Arthroscopy. 2003; 19(9): 941-7[PubMed]
  • 2. Fong SY, Tan JL. Septic arthritis after arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Ann Acad Med Singapore. 2004; 33(2): 228-34[PubMed]
  • 3. Indelli PF, Dillingham M, Fanton G, Schurman DJ. Septic arthritis in postoperative anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2002; (398): 182-8[PubMed]
  • 4. Williams R3, Laurencin CT, Warren RF, Speciale AC, Brause BD, O'Brien S. Septic arthritis after arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Diagnosis and management. Am J Sports Med. 1997; 25(2): 261-7[PubMed]
  • 5. Musso AD, McCormack RG. Infection after ACL reconstruction: what happens when cultures are negative? Clin J Sport Med. 2005; 15(5): 381-4[PubMed]
  • 6. Zalavras CG, Patzakis MJ, Tibone J, Weisman N, Holtom P. Treatment of persistent infection after anterior cruciate ligament surgery. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2005; 439: 52-5[PubMed]
  • 7. Johnson MW. Acute knee effusions: a systematic approach to diagnosis. Am Fam Physician. 2000; 61(8): 2391-400[PubMed]
  • 8. Margheritini F, Camillieri G, Mancini L, Mariani PP. C-reactive protein and erythrocyte sedimentation rate changes following arthroscopically assisted anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2001; 9(6): 343-5[DOI][PubMed]
  • 9. Van Tongel A, Stuyck J, Bellemans J, Vandenneucker H. Septic arthritis after arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a retrospective analysis of incidence, management and outcome. Am J Sports Med. 2007; 35(7): 1059-63[DOI][PubMed]
  • 10. Blevins FT, Salgado J, Wascher DC, Koster F. Septic arthritis following arthroscopic meniscus repair: a cluster of three cases. Arthroscopy. 1999; 15(1): 35-40[DOI][PubMed]
  • 11. Monaco E, Maestri B, Labianca L, Speranza A, Vadala A, Iorio R. Clinical and radiological outcomes of postoperative septic arthritis after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. J Orthop Sci. 2010; 15(2): 198-203[DOI][PubMed]
  • 12. Burks RT, Friederichs MG, Fink B, Luker MG, West HS, Greis PE. Treatment of postoperative anterior cruciate ligament infections with graft removal and early reimplantation. Am J Sports Med. 2003; 31(3): 414-8[PubMed]
  • 13. McAllister DR, Parker RD, Cooper AE, Recht MP, Abate J. Outcomes of postoperative septic arthritis after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Am J Sports Med. 1999; 27(5): 562-70[PubMed]
  • 14. Judd D, Bottoni C, Kim D, Burke M, Hooker S. Infections following arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Arthroscopy. 2006; 22(4): 375-84[DOI][PubMed]
  • 15. Viola R, Marzano N, Vianello R. An unusual epidemic of Staphylococcus-negative infections involving anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with salvage of the graft and function. Arthroscopy. 2000; 16(2): 173-7[PubMed]
  • 16. Margaretten ME, Kohlwes J, Moore D, Bent S. Does this adult patient have septic arthritis? JAMA. 2007; 297(13): 1478-88[DOI][PubMed]
  • 17. Matava MJ, Evans TA, Wright RW, Shively RA. Septic arthritis of the knee following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: results of a survey of sports medicine fellowship directors. Arthroscopy. 1998; 14(7): 717-25[PubMed]
  • 18. Gristina AG, Costerton JW. Bacterial adherence and the glycocalyx and their role in musculoskeletal infection. Orthop Clin North Am. 1984; 15(3): 517-35[PubMed]
  • 19. Mouzopoulos G, Fotopoulos VC, Tzurbakis M. Septic knee arthritis following ACL reconstruction: a systematic review. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2009; 17(9): 1033-42[DOI][PubMed]
  • 20. Binnet MS, Basarir K. Risk and outcome of infection after different arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction techniques. Arthroscopy. 2007; 23(8): 862-8[DOI][PubMed]
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:

Author(s):

Article(s):

Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader