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Osteonecrosis

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Osteonecrosis, Source-Wikipedia

Bone to death due to loss of blood flow to bone tissue is known as osteonecrosis. Hip, knees, shoulders, and ankles are mostly affected by this disease. Serious trauma, consuming high dosage of corticosteroid medications like prednisone, cortisone or methylprednisolone, excess alcohol consumption, systemic lupus erythematosus are causes of osteonecrosis. Pain, redness of the skin, swelling, blisters, fluid collection, skin discolouration, sensation and numbness are some common symptoms of the disease.

Chemical changes in the bone marrow in the earliest stages can show osteonecrosis; this can be diagnosed by MRI. Pain medications, limiting weight-bearing and surgery are treatments for osteonecrosis. Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs or NSAIDs are used in the treatment of osteonecrosis by reducing inflammation in the soft tissues surrounding the joint. Stomach upset, ulcers and side effects may affect due to long term usage of NSAIDs.

Edelweiss publications include rigorous peer review process and high scientific publishing standard to ensure superior contribution to scholarly literature added with high quality production. Rheumatic Diseases and Treatment Journal of rheumatology aims to publish scientific research related to rheumatic diseases and treatment in the form of Research/Review/Case Report/short commentaries/Mini Reviews.

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Professor
Department of Orthopaedics
Hind Institute of medical Sciences
India
Assistant professor 
Department of internal medicine
Cairo University
Egypt
Orthopaedic Surgeon and lecturer
Department of Orthopaedics
University Putra Malaysia
Malaysia
Associate Professor
Department of Biomedical Engineering
National University of Singapore
Singapore

Professor 
Department of Rheumatology and Rehabilitation
Cairo University
Egypt
Director 
Department of Orthopedics
Hellenic Police Health Quarters
Greece

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