All the following are the know complication of acute septic arthritis except (AIIMS Nov 2010)
|A||Deformity and stiffness|
a. Malignant degeneration has not been noted following a septic arthritis. Deformity and stiffness is because of adhesions, bony ankylosis is the usual outcome of a neglected septic arthritis.
b. As the joint gets filed up with exudates the ligaments get stretched and assoc muscle spasm results in pathological dislocation.