Achondroplasia (pelvis)

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Known achondroplasia.

Patient Data

Age: 4 months
Gender: Male
X-ray

Horizontal acetabular roof (decreased acetabular angle), small squared (tombstone or mickey mouse ear) iliac wings and champagne glass type pelvic inlet consistent with achondroplasia.

Case Discussion

Typical appearance on pelvic x-ray in a patient with achondroplasia.

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Case information

rID: 61386
Published: 30th Jun 2018
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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