Avascular Necrosis - Osteonecrosis

 

Links for Information:

Avascular Necrosis (AVN) Information (From Hopkins - About Joints) (1)   

Avascular Necrosis (AVN) Information (from Osteonecrosis Foundation (2)

 

Common Procedures:

1)    Core Decompression

2)    Resurfacing Hemiarthroplasty  (shown Below)

3)    Total Hip Replacement

                         

MRI of AVN of Hip (upper portion)                    Resurfacing Hip Prosthesis

         

X-Ray Before and after Resurfacing of Hip