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TRIGGER Monday, March 26, 2018 4:31 AM
DIFFICUL TERM 1. Right lower leg - It lies between the knee and the ankle 2. Shin - the front of the leg below the knee. 3. Febrile - having or showing the symptoms of a fever. 4. Diffusely swollen – evenly enlarged swelling 5. Ultrasound imaging - a diagnostic medical procedure that uses high-frequency sound waves to produce dynamic visual images of organs, tissues or blood flow inside the
body. 6. Subperiosteal fluid – fluid beneath periosteum (between periosteum and bone) 7. erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR or sed rate) - rate at which red blood cells sediment in a period of one hour. It is a common hematology test, and is a non-specific
measure of inflammation. 8. CRP-C-reactive protein-chronic infection of unknown causes 9. Cloxacillin - an antibiotic useful for the treatment of a number of bacterial infections. This includes impetigo, cellulitis, pneumonia, septic arthritis, and otitis externa. It is not effective for methicillin-
resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
10. Fusidic acid - prescribed for skin infections caused by germs called staphylococcal bacteria.