Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head - How is Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head abbreviated?
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|ANFH||Association Nationale pour la Formation Permanente du Personnel Hospitalier (French)|
|ANFH||Avascular Necrosis of Femoral Head|
|ANFH||Anastomotic Neointimal Fibrous Hyperplasia (cardiovascular medicine)|
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The pathogenesis of avascular necrosis of femoral head
(AVNFH) has not been fully understood.
Table: Ficat Classification of avascular necrosis of femoral head.
The rationale of the present study was to identify the benefits and long term survivability of vascularized free fibular graft in the management of avascular necrosis of femoral head.
As per the natural history of avascular necrosis of femoral head in sickle cell disease there is increased likeliness of developing collapse if any treatment is not initiated in the early stages of disease.
Fig-2: Avascular necrosis of femoral head showing alteration of signal, joint effusion and surface irregularities.
None of these patients were found to have avascular necrosis of femoral head
Failure of internal fixation due to complication like avascular necrosis of femoral head
and nonunion of femoral neck make way for the Replacement of femoral head is the best mode of treatment for displaced femoral neck fracture.
With the given history and clinical findings, we arrived at a provisional diagnosis of bilateral secondary osteoarthritis of hips most probably due to bilateral avascular necrosis of femoral head