What increases the chances of developing avascular necrosis?
A person's chances of developing avascular necrosis are increased by chronic alcohol consumption, deep-sea diving, long-term or high-dosage steroid use, previous bone fractures or dislocation and a number of other health conditions.
Author: Chay Goebel
First answered: 17 Jul 2015
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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