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Table 1 Osteoarticular infections on device by Y. enterocolitica in the literature

From: Yersinia enterocolitica biotype 1B case report: an unusual pathogen in an osteoarticular infection on device

Case Age / Sex Material Underlying disease Symptoms Positive sample (biotype, serotype) Ref
1 83 / F Hip prothesis None underlying diseases No gastrointestinal symptoms
Febrile (T = 38.5 °C) at admission
Bone (biotype 2, serotype O:9) [6]
2 72 / M Hip prothesis None underlying diseases No gastrointestinal symptoms
Febrile (T = 39.4 °C) at admission
Bone (biotype 4, serotype O:3) [7]
3 84 / F Knee prothesis None underlying diseases No gastrointestinal symptoms
Febrile at admission
Joint fluid (−, serotype O:9) [8]
4 14 / F Vertebral material None underlying diseases No gastrointestinal symptoms
Febrile (T = 38.2 °C) at admission
Spinal tissue (biotype3, serotype O:5,27) [5]
5 80 / F Knee prothesis Recurrent hemarthrosis
Diabetes
Iron supplement
Recent diarrhea
Febrile (T = 39 °C) at admission
Joint fluid (biotype 4, serotype O:3) [9]
6 77 / M Knee prothesis Hepatocellular carcinoma
Diverticulitis
No gastrointestinal symptoms
Febrile (T = 38.7 °C) at admission
Joint fluid + Blood culture (biotype and serotype unknown) [10]
7 90 / M Knee prothesis None underlying diseases No gastrointestinal symptoms
Febrile (T = 38.6 °C) at admission
Joint fluid (−, serotype O:3) [11]
8 87 / F Femoral plate Thombocytemia treated by hydroxyurea
Diverticulitis
No gastrointestinal symptoms
Apyretic at admission
Bone (biotype 1B, sérotype O:8) This study