Athanassios Papanikolaou


Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece


  1. Papanikolaou A, Tzavara V, Chini M, Papatheodorou A. Pyomyositis and septic hip arthritis due to bacteroides fragilis. A case report. Hip Int. 2011;21:498-501 pubmed publisher
    ..Simultaneous pyomyositis and hip septic arthritis due to Bacteroides fragilis is rare, but should be considered possible after intramuscular injections...
  2. request reprint
    Papanikolaou A. Osseous hydatid disease. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2008;102:233-8 pubmed
    ..The prognosis is often poor, especially in the spine: most patients do not recover neurologically, the mortality and complication rate is high and many cases recur, as it is often impossible to radically excise the pathologic tissue. ..
  3. Papanikolaou A, Chini M, Pavlakis D, Lioni A, Lazanas M, Maris J. Calcific myonecrosis of the leg: report of three patients presenting with infection. Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2011;12:247-50 pubmed publisher
    ..Calcific myonecrosis is a rare late complication of trauma, affecting almost exclusively the lower limb. Its radiologic appearance is characteristic. Superimposed infection usually is a sequela of biopsy...