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Louise_WebMD_Staff posted:
Most cases of osteomyelitis stem from diabetes--but what is it?

Osteomyelitis is an infection of the bone, a rare but serious condition. Bones can become infected in a number of ways; infection in one part of the body may spread into the bone. An open fracture that exposes bone to the outside world may get infected.

Read more here: Osteomyelitis
~Louise
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