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Figure 2 | BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders

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From: Successful staged hip replacement in septic hip osteoarthritis in osteopetrosis: a case report

Figure 2

Trabecular bone made up by remodeling with reactive bone formation (A) and reduction or disappearance of inter-trabecular spaces (B). Some residual inter-trabecular space shows micro-aggregation of granulocytes, expression of an acute inflammatory process (C), while other inter-trabecular spaces are filled up with bone matrix and fibrosis (D). At the periphery of the bone, in the sub-synovial tissue, fibrosis with chronic flogosis around bone debris may be observed (E).

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