Purpose: To evaluate a patient with HIV disease for risk factors associated with osteonecrosis.
Patients with HIV infection have a much higher rate of osteonecrosis than people in the general population. Risk factors include those seen with other conditions, plus some that are HIV-related.
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Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery
Objective: risk factors, complications
ICD-10: B23.8, M87.3, T37.8,