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Descriptor in English: Osteonecrosis
Descriptor in Spanish: Osteonecrosis
Descriptor in Portuguese: Osteonecrose
Descriptor in French: Ostéonécrose
Entry term(s): Aseptic Necrosis of Bone
Avascular Necrosis of Bone
Bone Aseptic Necrosis
Bone Avascular Necrosis
Bone Necroses
Bone Necrosis
Kienbock Disease
Kienbock's Disease
Kienboeck Disease
Kienboeck's Disease
Kienboecks Disease
Necroses, Bone
Necrosis, Aseptic, of Bone
Necrosis, Avascular, of Bone
Necrosis, Bone
Osteonecroses
Tree number(s): C05.116.852
C23.550.717.732
Scope note: Death of a bone or part of a bone, either atraumatic or posttraumatic.
Annotation: OSTEORADIONECROSIS & FEMUR HEAD NECROSIS are available
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
History Note: 1977; for KIENBOCK DISEASE, use OSTEOCHONDRITIS 1963-2002
DeCS UI: 10200
Descriptor UI: D010020
Date Established: 1977/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/04/16
Revision Date: 2016/05/31
Osteonecrosis - Preferred
Concept UI M0015546
Scope note Death of a bone or part of a bone, either atraumatic or posttraumatic.
Preferred term Osteonecrosis
Entry term(s) Bone Necroses
Bone Necrosis
Necroses, Bone
Necrosis, Bone
Osteonecroses
Necrosis, Avascular, of Bone - Narrower
Concept UI M0015545
Preferred term Necrosis, Avascular, of Bone
Entry term(s) Avascular Necrosis of Bone
Bone Avascular Necrosis
Kienbock Disease - Narrower
Concept UI M0015515
Scope note Osteonecrosis of the lunate.
Preferred term Kienbock Disease
Entry term(s) Kienbock's Disease
Kienboeck Disease
Kienboeck's Disease
Kienboecks Disease
Necrosis, Aseptic, of Bone - Narrower
Concept UI M0015547
Preferred term Necrosis, Aseptic, of Bone
Entry term(s) Aseptic Necrosis of Bone
Bone Aseptic Necrosis



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