Endstage degenerative arthritis of the hip

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard


Painful left hip.

Case Discussion

Xray of the pelvis of a young man with very advanced degenerative arthritis of the left hip joint. The age and normality of the right hip suggest that this is secondary arthritis e.g. previous septic arthritis or Perthes disease

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Case information

rID: 10597
Published: 24th Aug 2010
Last edited: 18th Nov 2015
Tag: hip
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