Vol 35 | Issue 3 | September-December 2020 | page: 52-54 | Kumar Keshav, Lalit Kumar Das, Shalesh Kumar, Siddharth Singh
Authors: Kumar Keshav , Lalit Kumar Das , Shalesh Kumar , Siddharth Singh 
 Department of Orthopaedics, Apex Trauma Centre, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Vrindavan Yojna, Rae Bareli Road, Lucknow, U.P., India.
 Neelesh Orthopaedics and Dental Care Centre, Gorakhpur, UP, India.
Address of Correspondence:
Dr. Kumar Keshav,
Assistant Professor, Orthopaedics, Apex Trauma Centre, Sanjay Gandhi Postgraduate
Institute of Medical Sciences, Vrindavan Yojna, Rae Bareli Road, Lucknow, U.P., India
We are describing the case of a 7 year old male child of chronic clavicular osteomyelitis who presented to us in a very advanced stage with discharging sinus over anterior chest wall. The child was managed by subtotal clavicular excision, retaining the major part of the periosteal sleeve followed by 6 weeks of antibiotics based on culture report. The etiological agent was found to be Pseudomonas aeruginosa. The subsequent follow ups upto 1 year has been uneventful. The functional morbidity was minimal. New bone formation in the periosteal sleeve has also been seen.
Keywords: Clavicular osteomyelitis, Pseudomonas, Clavicular excision, Claviculectomy
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|How to Cite this Article: Keshav K, Das LK, Kumar S, Singh S | Pseudomonal Clavicular Osteomyelitis Managed by Subtotal Clavicular Excision: A Rare Case Report and Literature Review| Journal of Bone and Joint Diseases | September-December 2020; 35(3): 52-54.|