Bone preserving Hip performed by first Indian surgeon in south India
A 33 year old South Indian house wife suffering from a condition called “Osteonecrosis” or avascular necrosis of both hips underwent a novel form of bone preserving hip replacements at a city hospital this week.
Avascular necrosis (AVN) of the hip is a progressive, crippling disease. It has a world wide incidence. It is associated with a variety of both traumatic and non-traumatic conditions and disorders and may develop at any age.http://www.articlesbase.com/medicine-articles/avascular-necrosis-novel-treatment-options-in-india-2097339.html