Familial hypophosphatemic rickets

Case contributed by Dr Varun Babu

Presentation

Presented with features of hepatitis and was subjected to an ultrasound abdomen. Significant family history of 'Familial Hypophosphatemia' was obtained and the previous Xray images were reviewed.

Patient Data

Age: 8 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Skeletal survey

Growth plate widening with metaphyseal flaying and fraying, bowing of lower limb long bones, rachitic rosary ribs, coxa vara 

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Case information

rID: 16565
Published: 29th Jan 2012
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Tag: rickets
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