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Can a Femoral Neck Stress Fx result in AVN?

From: ragsdalev@yahoo.com
Date: 21 Oct 2000
Time: 19:42:52
Remote Name: 24.25.227.133

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30yr old military female. Incurred compacted femoral neck stress fx during a forced 12 mile foot march/run a year ago. Dr cleared after 8 months to run in Jun- ran 4 miles- left very painful. It has been 4 months of not running and I am still having a constant pain. Should I try to get an MRI? I have not been back to the dr since I was cleared. Could I get AVN from this injury and is it possible that it is causing the pain? I have continually taken calcium and glucosamine with MSM. It just does not seem to be progressing at all. Thanks

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