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Spine Infections: A rare but serious condition

Trust the Center for Orthopedic and Surgical Infectious Disease Spine infections are a rare but often serious condition. Also called vertebral osteomyelitis, spine infections are most commonly seen in senior populations and after a surgical procedure. A spine infection can include the vertebrae, spinal discs, meninges, spinal canal; even the spinal cord. Occurring in about

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Comprehensive HIV Treatment in Dallas-Fort Worth

What Makes an infectious disease specialist the best choice for the treatment of HIV? Experience, training and a burning passion to pursue the latest advancements in treatments. That makes Serge Lartchenko, MD, the perfect provider for comprehensive, cutting-edge care for individuals living with HIV in the Dallas-Fort Worth area. HIV stands for Human Immunodeficiency Virus.

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Infection After Surgery?

Trust Texas Infectious Disease Institute Serge Lartchenko, MD is Dallas’ Best Doctor for Infectious Disease* Imagine you’ve had surgery. Maybe a back, neck or spine procedure. And now, in addition to the recovery from the surgery itself, you’re dealing with an infection. Specifically, a surgical site infection (SSI). This unfortunate situation happens more often than

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