Bilateral avascular necrosis of the hip

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Aggravating left hip pain on weight bearing. History of osteoarthritis of both hips.

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Male

Case Discussion

Flattening and irregular countours of the right femoral head. Subchondral AVN and massive bone marrow oedema on the left.

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Case information

rID: 14151
Published: 3rd Jul 2011
Last edited: 13th Oct 2015
Tag: avn, hip, mri
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