Multifocal Osteonecrosis secondary to chronic alcohol ingest
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Multifocal Osteonecrosis is a relatively rare disorder with an estimated incidence of around 3percent among patients diagnosed as osteonecrosis. Multifocal Osteonecrosis is caused due to the several conditions including corticosteroid treatment, coagulation disorders, connective tissue disorders including systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), inflammatory bowel disease, renal transplantation, and underlying malignancies. Alcohol abuse is one of the risk factors for osteonecrosis, and alcohol-induced osteonecrosis is 5percent among all the osteonecrosis. Furthermore, the overall incidence of alcohol-induced multifocal osteonecrosis was approximately 6percent among all the osteonecrosis induced by the alcohol.

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