Blount disease

Case contributed by Dr Hidayatullah Hamidi

Presentation

Bilateral leg bowing

Patient Data

Age: 2 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Both tibiae demonstrate varus positioning with abnormal triangular epiphyses.

Case Discussion

The infantile type of blount disease is much more common than the other types and is seen particularly in early walkers.

The imaging features present in current case are however early and not sensitive.

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