Avascular necrosis of the hip

Presentation

Hip pain bilaterally

Patient Data

Age: 14
Gender: Male
MRI

MRI findings of bilateral avascular necrosis of the hip.

CT

CT findings of bilateral avascular necrosis of the hip.

Case Discussion

The hip is one of the most frequent sites for avascular necrosis.Typically it affects the superior articular surface (between 10 - 2 O'clock) and begins in the more anterior part of the hip.

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Case information

rID: 23419
Case created: 13th Jun 2013
Last edited: 7th Oct 2015
Tags: hip, avn
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