Avascular necrosis of the femoral head

Case contributed by Dr Thuấn Nguyễn Hoàng


Bilateral hip pain

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Male

X ray

Crescent sign is in the left femoral head and ill-defined border in the right femoral head.

Loss of volume and sclerosis of the left femoral head.

Case Discussion

These typical findings concern avascular necrosis of the femoral head

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Case information

rID: 51721
Published: 5th Mar 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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