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avascular necrosis of femoral head

John Lackie

in A Dictionary of Biomedicine

Published in print January 2010 | ISBN: 9780199549351
Published online January 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780191727948
avascular necrosis of femoral head

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A debilitating disease that usually leads to destruction of the hip joint in the third to fifth decade of life.

Reference Entry.  42 words. 

Subjects: Clinical Medicine

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