AVN in Hip (Femur Head)

AVN , might be firt or second stage, suggested for core decompression, want to know whether it could be cured through medicines (without surgery). Can forward the CT,MRI,Xray films n reports if u give me the mail id...
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Dr. Karthic Babu Natarajan
17 yrs. of exp | Chennai | Spine and Pain Specialist
Hi. Saw your query regarding avascular necrosis in the femur. We need to study your films in more detail to decide on course of management. One of treatments showing promise is stem cell injections in to the femoral head under fluroscopic guidance. Stem cells are harvested from the patient's own blood. You may consider this treatment.
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