Joint replacement is a highly effective intervention that significantly improves patients quality of life providing symptom relief restoration of joint function improved mobility and independence prosthetic joint infection pji remains one of the most serious complications of prosthetic joint implantation. Prosthetic joint infection pji also referred to as periprosthetic infection is defined as infection involving the joint prosthesis and adjacent tissue advances in the understanding of the epidemiology diagnosis management and prevention of pji over the last quarter century have led to improvement in outcomes for this challenging infection. A prosthetic joint infection pji is a rare complication of joint replacement surgery also known as arthroplasty arthroplasty is done to help relieve pain and restore function in a severely diseased joint such as a knee hip or shoulder approximately 05 to 1 percent of people with replacement joints develop a pji. prosthetic joint infection hpi the healthy 35 years old man that 3 years ago underwent mvi he was diagnosed with a subcapital fracture rt hip with posterior wall of acetabulum and was treated urgency with 3 cannulated screws and pass one week with orif of acetabulum
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