osteonecrosis


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os·te·o·ne·cro·sis

n. osteonecrosis, destrucción y deteorización completa de tejido óseo.

osteonecrosis

n osteonecrosis f
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When deciding whether or not to take osteoporosis drugs, many women voice concerns about the possible side effect of jawbone deterioration (called osteonecrosis of the jaw, or ONJ).
Joint safety was a composite measure consisting of adjudicated outcomes of rapidly progressive osteoarthritis (RPOA) type 1 or type 2, subchondral insufficiency fracture, osteonecrosis or pathological fracture.
Joint safety was a composite measure consisting of adjudicated outcomes of rapidly progressive osteoarthritis type 1 or type 2, subchondral insufficiency fracture, osteonecrosis or pathological fracture.
It is discovered that the thermal osteonecrosis risk regions could be reduced with a point angle of 110o to 140o, a helix angle of 50 to 30o and a web thickness of 5% to 40%.
Keywords: Avascular necrosis, osteonecrosis, Tc99m MDP bone scintigraphy.
Background: In a small proportion of cases, spontaneous osteonecrosis of the knee (SONK) involves the medial tibial plateau (MT).
Objective: To see the effectiveness of press fit technique to achieve initial rigid stability for Acetabular cup in cementless total hip arthroplasty (THA) done for Osteonecrosis of femoral head (ONFH) in our setting.
Kim and his research team consisting of Olumide Aruwajoye PhD; Thomas Wesley Mitchell; Michael Kutschke BS; Vishal Gokani BS; and Naga Suresh Adapala PhD surgically induced femoral head osteonecrosis in an experimental model of Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease.
More severe complications can occur, such as deep tissue infections and osteonecrosis threatening life of the limb.
We also considered whether the patient's leukemic burden contributed to his osteonecrosis. Leukemia and its therapy regimens have been reported to cause cerebrovascular complications, (7) so it would be logical to postulate that they might also pose a risk to the vasculature of the femoral head.
Medical specialists from Europe, Australia, Asia, and South America detail the history and principles of the therapy; its application in musculoskeletal disorders, including osteonecrosis of the femoral head, tendinopathy, fracture treatment, local and systemic effects on bone, and sports-related injuries; applications to ischemic cardiovascular disease, including preclinical and clinical applications and the mechanism underlying the therapy for ischemic cardiovascular disease and effects on angiogenesis and anti-inflammation-molecular-cellular signaling pathways; applications in urinary disease, intravesical drug delivery, and erectile dysfunction and lower urinary tract inflammatory diseases; and future prospects.