Orthopedic hip problems and causes of hip pain including hip osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, avascular necrosis
- Hip Abstracts (0)
- Abstracts on hip problems from proceedings of orthopaedic meetings & societies
Avascular necrosis (AVN) of the femoral head is a pathologic process resulting from interruption of blood supply to bone. AVN of the hip is poorly understood but is the final common pathway of traumatic or nontraumatic factors that compromise the already precarious circulation of the femoral head. Femoral head ischemia...
Added: Sun Dec 31 2006
NORMAL AND ABNORMAL IMAGING APPEARANCES
Lakeside Center - Education Exhibits - Space 0101CE-e
Thomas Learch MD, Amilcare Gentili MD, Deborah Forrester MD, Edward McPherson MD
USC and UCSD
Newer joint replacement systems and surgical techniques combined with the aging US population have lead to an increase in patients undergoing hip arthroplasty...
Added: Wed Apr 19 2006