Uncemented Total Hip Arthroplasty in Patients with a History of Pelvic Irradiation for Prostate Cancer
- Letter to the Editor: Association of Osteonecrosis and Failure of Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty. Kannan, Arun; Malhotra, Rajesh // Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research;Mar2010, Vol. 468 Issue 3, p902
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Association of Osteonecrosis and Failure of Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty," by Zustin et al that was published in the December 12, 2009 issue.
- Reply to Letter to the Editor: Association of Osteonecrosis and Failure of Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty. Zustin, J.; Amling, M. // Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research;Mar2010, Vol. 468 Issue 3, p904
A response by J. Zustin and M. Amling to a letter to the editor about his article "Association of Osteonecrosis and Failure of Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty," in the December 15, 2009 issue is presented.
- Contemporary Total Hip Arthroplasty with and without Cement in Patients with Osteonecrosis of the Femoral Head. Kim, Young-Hoo; Oh, S.-H.; Kim, J.-S.; Koo, K.-H. // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Apr2003, Vol. 85-A Issue 4, p675
Background: The rate of failure of primary total hip arthroplasty in patients with osteonecrosis of the femoral head is higher than that in patients with osteoarthritis. The purpose of this prospective study was to document the clinical and radiographic results of arthroplasty with so-called...
- Long Term Effects of Radiation-Induced Osteonecrosis of the Pelvis Caused Complete Failure of Total Hip Arthroplasty. Wodaje, Tigist; Wretenberg, Per // Surgical Science;Jul2012, Vol. 3 Issue 7, p373
This case report describe severe osteonecrosis of the pelvis more than 30 years after radiation due to ovarian cancer. As orthopedic surgeon it is important to ask about previous radiation to the pelvis in case of total hip arthroplasty and also to perform CT in unclear cases.
- Lack of radiographic loosening signs in a hip resurfacing that failed by stem fracture. Watters, Tyler Steven; Hallows, Rhett K.; Campbell, Pat; Covington, Diane B.; Vail, Thomas Parker; Bolognesi, Michael P. // Archives of Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery;Jul2010, Vol. 130 Issue 7, p835
Fracture of the femoral stem is a rare manifestation of femoral component loosening in hip resurfacing. The patient had undergone successful hip resurfacing 3 years prior to presentation, presenting with complaints of groin pain, but without radiographic evidence of loosening. At 6 years...
- Total Hip Arthroplasty after Vascularized Fibular Grafting. Dimitroulias, Apostolos; Hodrick, Jeff; Brand, Rusty; Viens, Nicholas; Attarian, David E.; Vail, Thomas P.; Bolognesi, Michael P. // Duke Orthopaedic Journal;Jul2011-Jun2012, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p12
Background: Vascularized fibular grafting has been reported as a successful joint preserving surgery for patients with femoral head osteonecrosis. Few reports exist regarding the outcomes associated with total hip arthroplasty after failed vascularized fibular grafting. This study aims to...
- Free Vascularized Fibular Grafting Preserves Athletic Activity Level in Patients with Osteonecrosis. Sabesan, V. J.; Pedrotty, D. M.; Urbaniak, J. R.; Gahreeb, G.; Aldridge III, J. M. // Duke Orthopaedic Journal;Jul2011-Jun2012, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p40
Background: Athletic patients with osteonecrosis of the femoral head have few desirable therapeutic options that preserve athletic ability. A total hip arthroplasty for this young and active patient population would be catastrophic for patients' chances of returning to vigorous athletic...
- Alcohol-induced multifocal osteonecrosis: a case report with 14-year follow-up. Jun Gyu Moon; Shetty, Gautam M.; Biswal, Sandeep; Shyam, Ashok Kumar; Won Yong Shon // Archives of Orthopaedic & Trauma Surgery;Oct2008, Vol. 128 Issue 10, p1149
Alcohol-induced osteonecrosis of femoral head is common but multifocal osteonecrosis secondary to alcohol is very rare. The authors report one case of multifocal alcohol-induced osteonecrosis involving both hips and both knees and its subsequent progression and management over a period of 14...
- Aggressive and rapid progression of idiopathic bilateral avascular necrosis of femoral head in an old woman suffering from osteoporosis: A case report and review of the literature. Fotiadis, Elias; Gantsos, Apostolos; Kenanidis, Eustathios; Svarnas, Theodoros; Filitantzi, Crisa; Samoladas, Efthimios; Chalidis, Byron // European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology;Oct2011, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p535
Background: We present an unusual case of an aggressive and rapid progression of idiopathic bilateral avascular necrosis (AVN) of femoral head in an old woman suffering from osteoporosis. Case presentation: An 83-year-old woman with an unremarkable past medical history admitted to the Emergency...