Pyomyositis: A bacterial infection of the muscles caused by Staphylococcus aureus. It occurs in tropical areas and people with weak immune systems are the most vulnerable.
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Misdiagnosis and Pyomyositis
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
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Definitions of Pyomyositis:
Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Pyomyositis as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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