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susy 18 yrs old student was brought to the emergency room with complaints of pain in the heel and limp. parents inform that she is a fitness freak, model student , and she does jog in the nearby forest for an hour everyday. there was no reported weightloss and mother never saw her vominting . on examnation,the area of heel is edematous , erythematous and tender to touch. susy noticed that something pricked her through her sneakers during her jogging a week ago. a diagnosis of osteomyelitis is made. what is the most likely causative agent?
a.moraxella
b.pasturella
c.branhamella
d.pseudomonas
e.mycoplasma
f.ureaplasma




  #2

choice d


  #3

I agree with loosergirl, its pseudomonas





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