Endstage degenerative arthritis of the hip

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard


Painful left hip.

Modality: X-ray

Case Discussion:

Xray of the pelvis of a young man with very advanced degenerative arthritis of the left hip joint. The age and normality of the right hip suggest that this is secondary arthritis e.g. previous septic arthritis or Perthes disease

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Case Information:

rID: 10597
Diagnostic certainty: Certain
System: Musculoskeletal
Tag: hip
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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