Familial avascular necrosis of femoral head

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Synonyms: Familial osteonecrosis of the femoral head

Avascular necrosis of femoral head (ANFH) is a severely disabling disease characterised by progressive groin pain a limping gait leg length discrepancy collapse of the subchondral bone limitation of hip function and eventual degeneration of the hip joint requiring total hip arthroplasty.

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