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Avascular Necrosis (AVN) of the knee [OCOSH Code: D010020 398199007 M87 BD_ON_K]

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AVN Femoral Condyle (3)
Internet resources relating to Osteonecrosis (AVN) of the Femoral Condyle
MeSH Search Term "Osteonecrosis"[mesh]
ICD-10 Code M87 Osteonecrosis
SNOMED-CT Term Aseptic necrosis of medial femoral condyle (disorder) Concept ID: 17926002
OCOSH Code: D010020 17926002 M87 BD_ON_K_FC
AVN Tibial Plateau (3)
Osteonecrosis/Avascular Necrosis of the Tibial Plateau
MeSH Search Term "osteonecrosis"[mesh]
ICD-10 Code M87 Osteonecrosis
SNOMED-CT Term Aseptic necrosis of bone (disorder) Concept ID: 398199007
OCOSH Code: D010020 398199007 M87 BD_ON_K_TP

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AVN Knee The Bone School

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

SONK vs Atraumatic AVN
>55yrs   Often mid 30's
MFC    Multiple areas
99% unilat 80% bilat
Knee only   60-90% other jt
Juxta-artic   epiph, diaph, metaph
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Osteonecrosis of the Knee eMedicine Orthopedics

Location: http://www.emedicine.com/orthoped/topic593.htm

Osteonecrosis is a disease characterized by a derangement of osseous circulation leading to actual necrosis of osseous tissue. Osteonecrosis of the knee has been divided into 2 separate entities, spontaneous osteonecrosis of the knee (SPONK) and secondary osteonecrosis.
Synonyms and related keywords: spontaneous osteonecrosis of the knee, SPONK, secondary osteonecrosis, avascular...
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Osteonecrosis of the Knee Google Search

Location: http://www.google.ca/search?num=100&hl=en&q=allintitle%3A+osteonecrosis+%28knee+OR+%22distal+femur%2 ...

Uses search string allintitle: (osteonecrosis OR "avascular necrosis" OR AVN) (knee OR "distal femur" OR (tibia OR Tibial))
Yielded 500 + returns July 2007
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Osteonecrosis of the Knee PubMed Search

Location: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=PubMed&Cmd=search&Term=%22Osteonecrosis%22%5BMajr%3ANoEx ...

Uses the search string "Osteonecrosis"[Majr:NoExp]knee which gave 315 articles in July 2007. Add further terms to refine the search
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Osteonecrosis of the Knee Wheeless

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

- commonly presents in females over age 60 years of age;
- pain may or may not be associated w/ acute injury and may be worse at night;
- these lesions often show articular degenerative changes, especially when lesions are large or ...
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