Complications associated with treatment of malignancies: A focus on avascular necrosis of the bone

Ashley M. Newland, Amber P. Lawson, Val R. Adams

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Abstract

Corticosteroids, the second most common cause of avascular necrosis, are a primary treatment for nearly all hematologic malignancies and are used in essentially all solid tumor patients to prevent or treat toxicities (eg, nausea and vomiting).

Original languageEnglish
JournalOrthopedics
Volume33
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 1 2010

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Medicine (all)

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