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Illustration of Ward's triangle

Case contributed by Dr Matt Skalski

There are several ways to estimate bone density changes in the adult skeleton. Ward's triangle delineates the typical changes seen in the hip, where diminution of trabeculae lead to enlargement and indistinctness of the region between the load bearing trabecular patterns. 

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rID: 19963
Published: 25th Oct 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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