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From: Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus enterocolitis sequentially complicated with septic arthritis: a case report and review of the literature

Figure 3

Magnetic resonance imaging of right hip joint. T2-weighted image (T2WI) of hip joint shows high-intensity area surrounding head of right femur, indicating fluid collection (A). Fat saturated T2WI shows high-intensity area on right obturator externus or adducent muscles (B) that appears as a hotspot on gallium scintigram (C). Synovial fluid contains abundant leukocytes that are phagocytically engulfed by gram-positive cocci (D).

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