Our expert says:
A Bone infarct basically refers to the ischemic celldeath of bone and marrow and the term osteonecrosis is still accepted- it means that the bloodflow to a particular area of bone was cut off for some or other reason and there are various diseases and medications as well as alcohol that can cause this. I know too little about your mother to really make a suggestion and I suggest you find out exactly where the area is and maybe contact her doctor directly to find out more and also where the lesion is.
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