Hip and Knee Section, Diagnosis, Definitions: Proceedings of International Consensus on Orthopedic Infections

Derek Amanatullah, Douglas Dennis, Ester Garcia Oltra, Luiz S. Marcelino Gomes, Stuart B. Goodman, Brian Hamlin, Erik Hansen, Aresh Hashemi-Nejad, David C. Holst, Georgios Komnos, Antonios Koutalos, Konstantinos Malizos, Juan C. Martinez Pastor, Ed McPherson, Geert Meermans, Jake A. Mooney, Javad Mortazavi, Ali Parsa, José Ricardo Pécora, Gilberto A. PereiraMarta Sabater Martos, Noam Shohat, Alexander J. Shope, Sergio S. Zullo

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)S329-S337
JournalJournal of Arthroplasty
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 2019


  • (ESR)
  • McPherson schema
  • abscess
  • aseptic loosening
  • c-reactive protein (CRP)
  • culture-negative periprosthetic joint infection (PJI)
  • deep surgical site infection (SSI)
  • erythema
  • erythrocyte sedimentation rate
  • fever
  • histology
  • infection grade
  • intraoperative purulence
  • leukocyte esterase (LE)
  • necrosis
  • painful prosthetic joint
  • periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) clinical features
  • periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) clinical findings
  • positive cultures
  • purulence
  • septic arthritis
  • septic arthritis criteria
  • septic arthritis definition
  • septic arthritis diagnosis
  • sinus tract
  • superficial surgical site infection (SSI)
  • surgical site infection (SSI)
  • synovial polymorphonuclear (PMN) percentage
  • synovial white cell count
  • toxic synovitis
  • undiagnosed periprosthetic joint infection (PJI)

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