Kienbock Disease

Known as: Kienboeck's disease, Osteochondrosis of carpal lunate, Kienbock's disease 
Osteonecrosis of the lunate.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2009
Review
2009
Kienböck’s disease or lunatomalacia is an aseptic osteonecrosis of the lunate bone initiating a progressive collapse of the… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
The authors have utilised arthroscopy to assess and classify Kienbock's avascular necrosis of the lunate. The classification is… (More)
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2005
2005
We treated 18 patients with advanced Kienbock's disease surgically. Six had total wrist fusions and 12 had limited carpal fusions… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
The use of reverse-flow pedicled vascularized bone grafts from the dorsal distal radius makes it possible to transfer bone with a… (More)
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2001
Review
2001
Kienbock's disease, or osteonecrosis of the lunate, can lead to chronic, debilitating wrist pain. Etiologic factors include… (More)
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1999
1999
The treatment results of seven patients (age range, 37 to 74 years, male:female ratio, 1:6) with Kienbock's disease (Lichtman… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Pauwels (1965) and subsequent workers in the same field have shown that the distribution of the subchondral density within a… (More)
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1997
1997
Kienbock's disease, or radiologic avascular necrosis (AVN) of the carpal lunate, is an uncommon disease of young adults. The… (More)
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1989
1989
The carpal height index (carpal height ratio of the diseased wrist divided by that of the normal wrist, as described by Kato et… (More)
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