Developmental dysplasia of the hip - adult

Case contributed by Dr Bahman Rasuli


The long history of a right-sided limp.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male

Shallow right acetabulum

Flattened of the right femoral head (coxa magna) and short femoral neck

Otherwise, unremarkable study.

Case Discussion

Pelvic x-ray appearance is compatible with acetabular dysplasia (developmental dysplasia of the hip) on the right side.

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Case information

rID: 88816
Published: 20th Apr 2021
Last edited: 25th Apr 2021
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Jame Jam Imaging Center

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