Bilateral avascular necrosis of the hip

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

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

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Male
Modality: MRI

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
Diagnostic certainty: Certain
System: Musculoskeletal
Tags: avn, hip, mri
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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