Pyomyositis associated with diabetes mellitus and liver cirrhosis

Pyomyositis is a primary infection of the skeletal muscle, occurring most commonly in tropical countries. Adults who develop the disease have, in most cases, associated comorbidities that compromise the immune system, including diabetes mellitus and liver cirrhosis

pyomyositis; diabetes mellitus; liver cirrhosis

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