Bone health

Expert draws line in the sand for paediatric cancer related osteonecrosis risk

Children older than the age of 10 who are being treated for cancer appear to be at a significantly increased risk of bone osteonecrosis compared to younger children, the conference has heard. Speaking during a joint ESA/ANZBMS symposium paediatric endocrinologist Craig Munns from the Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Sydney, told delegates the evidence provided a ...

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