Morbid obesity

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female
CT

This patient is morbidly obese. 

Case Discussion

The patient weighed 186 kg / 410 pounds. A scout view such as this really does not give credence to the claim of being overweight from "big bones". 

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Case information

rID: 15656
Published: 30th Oct 2011
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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