Rapid destruction of the femoral head after a single intraarticular injection of corticosteroid into the hip joint. Academic Article uri icon

Overview

abstract

  • We describe a 50-year-old woman who had a 10-year history of left groin pain. She experienced rapid collapse of the femoral head during a 3-month period after a single injection of corticosteroid into the hip joint, in which osteonecrosis was histologically observed.

publication date

  • August 1, 2006

Research

keywords

  • Femur Head
  • Femur Head Necrosis
  • Glucocorticoids
  • Methylprednisolone

Identity

Scopus Document Identifier

  • 33746733562

PubMed ID

  • 16881128

Additional Document Info

volume

  • 33

issue

  • 8