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Postpartum Enterobacter Pyogenic SacroiliitisA Case Report and Literature Review
Fadi A. Hadidi, MD1; Faris G. Bakri, MD2; Rawan A. Abu Mughli, MD3; Shawqi S. Saleh, MD4; Jihad M. Al-Ajlouni, MD1; Osama A. Samara, MD3; Omar Q. Samarah, MD1; Mahasen S. Al-Najar, MD3; Azmy M. Hadidy, MD3
1 Special Surgery Department, Orthopedic Division, University of Jordan Hospital, Queen Rania Street, P.O. 13046, Amman 11942, Jordan. E-mail address for F.A. Hadidi: Fadihadidi@yahoo.com
2 Internal Medicine Department, Infectious Diseases Division, University of Jordan Hospital, Queen Rania Street, P.O. 13046, Amman 11942, Jordan
3 Radiology and Nuclear Medicine Department, University of Jordan Hospital, Queen Rania Street, P.O. 13046, Amman 11942, Jordan
4 Obstetric and Gynecology Department, University of Jordan Hospital, Queen Rania Street, P.O. 13046, Amman 11942, Jordan
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Investigation performed at the University of Jordan Hospital, Amman, Jordan



Disclosure: None of the authors received payments or services, either directly or indirectly (i.e., via his or her institution), from a third party in support of any aspect of this work. None of the authors, or their institution(s), have had any financial relationship, in the thirty-six months prior to submission of this work, with any entity in the biomedical arena that could be perceived to influence or have the potential to influence what is written in this work. Also, no author has had any other relationships, or has engaged in any other activities, that could be perceived to influence or have the potential to influence what is written in this work. The complete Disclosures of Potential Conflicts of Interest submitted by authors are always provided with the online version of the article.

Copyright © 2013 by The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, Inc.
JBJS Case Connector, 2013 Feb 27;3(1):e16 1-5. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.CC.L.00129
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Postpartum pyogenic sacroiliitis is a rare condition. Accurate diagnosis is frequently delayed because of poor localization of initial symptoms and the rarity of this disorder. Pyogenic sacroiliitis has been related to trauma, intravenous drug abuse, and gynecological infections1-3, but it is rare without a predisposing factor. We report the case of a thirty-one-year-old woman with postpartum pyogenic sacroiliitis caused by the Enterobacter species, and we also provide a review of the pertinent literature. The patient was informed that data concerning the case would be submitted for publication, and she provided consent.
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