Perkin line

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Modality: Diagram

Perkin's line is drawn vertically though the lateral most aspect of the acetabular roof, perpendicular to Hilgenreiner's line. The ossified femoral head should be located in the inferomedial quadrant created.

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rID: 2713
Diagnostic certainty: Not applicable
Tag: ddh
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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