What is Osteonecrosis?

The death of bone in mass, as distinguished from caries (“molecular death”) or relatively small foci of necrosis in bone.

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My sister has been diagnosed with Osteonecrosis and has been asked to do a surgery which as per the doctor is very rare in india. Please advise me...

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I have osteonecrosis of the spine and thoracic outlet syndrome , I have 2 spinal stims,,,one in my thoracic spine and one on my occipital nerves, I...

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I understand your concern and would explain that your symptoms could be related to both high blood pressure and chronic degeneration of the...

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My son was recently diagnosed with AVN of the elbow after traumatic injury to his elbow - articular capitellum and trochlea. I was wondering if the...

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Early surgical resection has an "upper hand"

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