Aseptic loosening of left hip implant

Case contributed by Dr Stefan Lazic

Presentation

Ongoing left hip pain.

Patient Data

Gender: Male

Continuous radio-lucent line medially & pedestal formation distally.

Annotated image

The lucent surrounding cavity, indicating loosening, is outlined. 

Case Discussion

Patient went on to have revision surgery.

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Case information

rID: 51085
Case created: 3rd Feb 2017
Last edited: 6th Feb 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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