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Avascular necrosis of the hip

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Long-standing right hip pain.

Patient Data

Age: 65 years
Gender: Male

Right hip

Increased density of the right femoral head with articular surface irregularities.

Case Discussion

Features are in keeping with chronic avascular necrosis of the right femoral head.

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Case information

rID: 16946
Published: 2nd Mar 2012
Last edited: 10th May 2020
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