Number: 0753. Policy. Aetna considers core decompression medically necessary for the treatment of early/pre-collapse (stage I or II; before X-ray changes are evident) avascular necrosis of the hip (femoral head and/or neck).
REFERENCES. Rosenberg J, Bisgaard T, Kehlet H, et al. Danish Hernia Database recommendations for the management of inguinal and femoral hernia in adults.
Feb 03, 2008 · so my 1 cat broke his leg and had to have a Femoral Head Ostectomy, or FHO. here’s some info on FHO, which is the surgery that trotsky has to have because my other cat, tribble, broke trotsky’s leg.
Structure. The femur is the only bone in the upper leg.The two femurs converge medially toward the knees, where they articulate with the proximal ends of the tibiae.The angle of convergence of the femora is a major factor in determining the femoral-tibial angle.
This letter indicates that there is long-lasting skeletal accumulation of bisphosphonate, and ongoing use appears to be the dominant risk factor for rare fractures.
(OBQ04.67) A 14-year-old female presents with a history of an undiagnosed left slipped capital femoral epiphysis 3 years ago. She has 2 years of activity-related left hip pain and pain with prolonged sitting.
The prosthetic implant used in hip replacement consists of three parts: the acetabular cup, the femoral component, and the articular interface.
May 22, 2017 · A painful mononeuropathy of the lateral femoral cutaneous nerve (LFCN), meralgia paresthetica is commonly due to focal entrapment of this nerve as it passes through the inguinal ligament.
Beginner corner Medical Ultrasonography 2012, Vol. 14, no. 1, 74-77 Ultrasound examination of the femoral and popliteal arteries Sorin Crişan 5th Medical Clinic, „Iuliu Haţieganu” University of Medicine and Pharmacy Cluj-Napoca, Romania