Bone Cell Therapy for AVN

What is Avascular Necrosis and Bone Degeneration?​

Avascular Necrosis also known as AVN or Osteonecrosis, is death of bone tissues due to lake of blood supply. AVN is a progressive disease which restricts mobility & collapses the affected joint with its progression.
AVN generally affects the Hip Joint of young adults between the age group of 20-45 years. Although the knee, shoulder, ankle & other regions can also be affected from AVN.

Symptoms of Avascular Necrosis (AVN):

  • Pain, Swelling & Stiffness at the affected joint
  • Pain while walking, lying down or putting weight on joint
  • Limited movement with the affected joint
  • Inability to bend forward or even tie shoelaces
  • Limp while walking

Causes of Avascular Necrosis (AVN):

  • Use of steroids
  • Traumatic injury or accident
  • Obesity and sedentary lifestyle
  • Excessive consumption of alcohol & Smoking
  • Chemotherapy or Idiopathic

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Stages of Avascular Necrosis of the Hip Joint 

 

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  • Stages I and II of AVN are early stages and symptoms usually start from Stage II.
  • It is important to diagnose and seek treatment for AVN AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE as it progresses very rapidly.
  • AVN is reversible when appropriate treatment is sought in its early stages.
  • In the advance stages, significant bone fractures and cartilage damage renders the joint non-functional. At advance stage the affected joint needs to be replaced by Replacement surgery.

Why do you Treatment of Avascular Necrosis (AVN)

  • Bone Cell Therapy consists of using the patients’ own cells (autologous) as a therapeutic tool to cure AVN.
  • Bone Cell Therapy is a Permanent Treatment of Avascular Necrosis that cease the disease progression & restores the mobility.

Bone Cell Therapy Treatment Procedure

Bone Cell Therapy consists of 3 steps i.e.          

  • Bone Marrow Extraction
  • Separation of Bone Cell & their Culture (Expansion)
  • Implantation of the cultured bone cells
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Outcome of  Bone Cell Therapy

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Benefits of Bone Cell Therapy for AVN

  • Natural treatment - uses patients' own cells
  • Patient resumes active, pain-free & normal life
  • Eliminates need for highly invasive Total Hip Replacement Surgery

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