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ischemic osteonecrosis

Friday 7 January 2005

Risk factors

- long-term steroid treatment
- alcohol abuse
- joint injuries
- arthritis

  • systemic lupus erythematosus (#4424118#)

- cancer

  • chemotherapy
    • lymphomas (#17442995#)
    • acute leukemias (#2606123#)
      • chronic myeloid leukaemia (#17854301#)
      • acute lymphoblastic leukemia (#17442991#, #9917747#, #8025094#)

Localization

- ankle osteonecrosis (#15662317#)
- femoral head osteonecrosis (#17442995#)
- metacarpal osteonecrosis (#8025094#)
- metatarsal osteonecrosis (#17996610#, #15831261#, #14612651#, #12073123#)

See also

- osteonecroses