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Osteonecrosis of the femoral heads – Hip AVN

tyle=”text-align: center;”> Osteonecrosis of the femoral heads – Hip AVN is a condition in which the vascular (blood supply) to a bone becomes impaired. This leads to ischemia (avascularity) and results in the area of the bone becoming necrotic or dying. The hip is the most frequent...

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Avascular Necrosis of the Hip: Dr. Lox Treats with Stem Cells

tyle=”text-align: center;”>Avascular Necrosis of the Hip: Dr. Lox Treats with Stem Cells Dennis M. Lox, MD, a Sports and Regenerative Medicine Specialist has treated his share of difficult cases. Avascular necrosis (AVN) also referred to as ischemic necrosis and osteonecrosis, occurs when...

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Baseball Scout with Severe AVN Consults Dr. Lox

tyle=”text-align: center;”>Baseball Scout with Severe AVN Consults Dr. Lox A baseball scout for a professional team began having progressive hip pain. Eventually, he presented to an orthopedic surgeon after x-rays and MRI’s was found to have AVN of both hips. There was no trauma...

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Hip Pain With AVN treated with Stem Cells by Dr. Lox

Avascular Necrosis (AVN)  is most frequently found in the hip joint with occurrence in the femoral head. AVN (avascular necrosis) has many other names. Osteonecrosis, Aseptic necrosis, Ischemic necrosis, Bone Infarction, and even Bone Infraction have been used to describe the condition....

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Idiopathic Avascular Necrosis

tyle=”text-align: center;”> Idiopathic Avascular Necrosis (AVN) Occurs Without a Known Cause . Sometimes AVN (Avascular Necrosis) can be linked to trauma or excessive corticosteroid use, however in idiopathic Avascular Necrosis the reason is elusive. Avascular necrosis has been referred...

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Avascular Necrosis (AVN) or Osteonecrosis Treatment with Stem Cells

style=”text-align: center;”>Avascular Necrosis (AVN) or Osteonecrosis Treatment with Stem Cells Tampa, Saint Petersburg and Clearwater, FL Avascular Necrosis (AVN) also referred to as osteonecrosis can be a significantly debilitating condition. New treatment strategies with stem cell treatment...

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Avascular Necrosis (AVN) Aseptic Necrosis or Osteonecrosis

Avascular necrosis (AVN) has been called by many other names: aseptic necrosis, osteonecrosis, bone infarction and even bone “infraction.” AVN is a condition in which the blood flow to a region of bone becomes impaired. This then results in bone cell death (necrosis). Treatment of AVN...

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Osteonecrosis Treatment With Stem Cell Therapy

Osteonecrosis refers to bone death within the skeleton. Avascular Necrosis (AVN) refers to blood supply (a vasculature) this results in loss blood supply to the region of affected bone. This results in a bone’s cellular death followed by the possibility of joint collapse. Secondary arthritis...

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Avascular Necrosis (Osteonecrosis) and Stem Cell Therapy

Avascular Necrosis (AVN), sometimes referred to as osteonecrosis, ischemic necrosis, bone infarction or aseptic necrosis, is a troubling condition. Basically, avascular necrosis ( AVN) refers to a situation in which the blood supply to a region of bone has been disrupted. This loss of blood supply...

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