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AVN of the Femoral Head.
[OCOSH Code: D005271 29281007 M87 BD_ON_FH]

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Legg Calve Perthes Disease (21)
Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease
MeSH Search Term "Legg-Perthes Disease"[mesh]
ICD-10 Code M91.1 Juvenile osteochondrosis of head of femur [Legg-Calvé-Perthes]
SNOMED-CT Term Avascular necrosis of the capital femoral epiphysis (disorder) Concept ID: 111255008
Synonyms - Avascular necrosis of the capital femoral epiphysis
Pseudocoxalgia
Legg-Calve-Perthes disease
Avascular necrosis of the capital femoral epiphysis (disorder)
Perthes disease - osteochondritis of the femoral head
Perthes disease
Perthes disease of hip
OCOSH Code: D007873 111255008 M91.1 BD_ON_FH_LCP

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1990 Avascular necrosis of the femoral head presenting as trochanteric bursitis

Location: http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/articlerender.fcgi?tool=pubmed&pubmedid=2241294

Five patients are described with avascular necrosis of the femoral head who presented with ipsilateral trochanteric bursitis, in the absence of clearcut hip joint disease. Avascular necrosis was indicated by magnetic resonance imaging. It is suggested that clinical trochanteric bursitis, especially when refractory to local corticosteroid treatment, may be the...
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2003 MR imaging of bone marrow edema and joint effusion in patients with osteonecrosis of the femoral head

Location: http://www.ajronline.org/cgi/content/full/181/2/545

CONCLUSION: Both bone marrow edema and joint effusions existed with a peak occurrence in stage III disease. Bone marrow edema seems to have a stronger association with pain than does joint effusion in osteonecrosis of the femoral head.
MR imaging of bone marrow edema and joint effusion in patients with osteonecrosis...
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avascular necrosis (AVN)

Location: http://chorus.rad.mcw.edu/doc/01059.html

avascular necrosis (AVN) Etiology ("PLASTIC RAGS"): P pancreatitis L lupus A alcohol S steroids T trauma I idiopathic, infection C caisson disease, collagen vascular disease R radiation, rheumatoid arthritis A amyloid G Gaucher disease S sickle cell disease
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Avascular Necrosis of the Femoral Head

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/avascular_necrosis_of_femoral_head

Wheeless' Textbook of Orthopaedics
pathogenesis and risk factors:
- Intravascular coagulation and osteonecrosis.
- natural history
- blood supply to femoral head:
- diff dx:
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Avascular necrosis of the femoral heads after single corticosteroid injection

Location: http://www.cmaj.ca/cgi/content/full/175/1/31-b

This patient had minimal tenderness over his hips, with mild limitation to his range of motion. Both hips had cystic changes in the femoral heads without collapse (Fig. 1). He had been treated 8 months previously with a single intramuscular dose of betamethasone (dose equivalent to 75.5 mg prednisolone) for...
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AVN following femoral neck fracture Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/avn_following_femoral_neck_fracture

when femoral neck frx occurs, intraosseous cervical vessels are disrupted; - incidence of AVN in undisplaced fractures is 11%; - only 1/3 of patients with AVN will require additional surgery where as 3/4 patients with non union will require reoperation; ...
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AVN Hip Google Search

Location: http://www.google.ca/search?hl=en&q=allintitle%3A+%28%22avascular+necrosis%22+OR+osteonecrosis+OR+AV ...

Uses search string allintitle: ("avascular necrosis" OR osteonecrosis OR AVN) (hip OR "femoral head" OR "head of femur")
Note this is not comprehensive as it only finds pages with Hip AVN in the title.>16,000 July 2007
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AVN Hip PubMed Search

Location: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=PubMed&Cmd=search&Term=%22Femur+Head+Necrosis%22%5BMajr% ...

PubMed Search for Hip AVN as a major subject of the article and excluding Legg Calve Perthes
Search String "Femur Head Necrosis"[Majr:NoExp]
Yields 2879 papers in July 2007 so would likely need to be refined by addition of limits or subject restriction (eg AND pathology)
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AVN Hip The Bone School

Location: http://boneschool.com.au/lower-limb/hip/avn

Definition Non-traumatic or traumatic condition of femoral head with bone death (osteonecrosis)
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AVN of the femoral head in SCD

Location: http://www.jbjs.org.uk/cgi/reprint/75-B/6/875

Avascular necrosis of the femoral head in sickle-cell disease. Treatment of collapse by the injection of acrylic cement. Hernigou P, Bachir D, Galacteros F. Henri Mondor Hospital, Creteil, France. In ten patients with sickle-cell disease, we used a new technique of cement injection for the treatment of 16 painful hips with a radiographic...
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Blood Supply to Femoral Head and Neck Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/blood_supply_to_femoral_head_neck

Anatomy: - extracapsular arterieal ring at the base of the femoral neck; - formed posteriorly by large branch of MFCA - formed anteriorly by smaller branches...
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Case 11. Ischemic Necrosis in DDH.

Location: http://gait.aidi.udel.edu/res695/homepage/pd_ortho/educate/clincase/ischnecr.htm

ISCHEMIC NECROSIS AS A COMPLICATION IN DELVELOPMENTAL DYSPLASIA
This is an 11 months old white male patient who had congenital dislocation of right hip. This was first detected 6 weeks of age. The patient was a breech child delivered by C-section. He is the first child for this 38 year old...
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Cementation for Femoral Head Osteonecrosis

Location: http://www.corronline.com/pt/re/corr/abstract.00003086-200307000-00016.htm;jsessionid=FcghGwpY3phP4k ...

Cementation for Femoral Head Osteonecrosis: A Preliminary Clinic Study. Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research. 412:94-102, July 2003. Wood, Mark L. MD; McDowell, Cathy M. RN; Kelley, Scott S. MD Abstract: Treatment for femoral head osteonecrosis has been less successful in late stages of the disease, after progression to collapse. The current...
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