Crescent sign of femoral head avascular necrosis

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


Non-traumatic onset of the left hip pain for the last few months.

Patient Data

Gender: Male

There is a curvilinear subchondral lucency in the left femur head which a crescent sign of avascular necrosis of femoral head.

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Case information

rID: 15837
Published: 17th Nov 2011
Last edited: 11th May 2020
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