Normal radiographic anatomy of the hip

Case contributed by Dr Benoudina Samir


Normal adult hip.

Patient Data

Age: 35
Gender: Female

  1. Iliac crest
  2. Posterior superior iliac spine
  3. Ilium
  4. Anterior sacral foramina
  5. Sacroiliac joint
  6. Sacral Arcuate lines
  7. Anterior superior iliac spine
  8. Anterior inferior iliac spine
  9. Ischial spine
  10. Superior pubic ramus
  11. Obturator foramen
  12. Inferior pubic ramus
  13. Ischial tuberosity
  14. Symphysis pubis
  15. Coccyx
  16. Femur
  17. Lesser trochanter
  18. Greater trochanter
  19. Femoral neck
  20. Femoral head
  21. Acetabulum
  22. Fovea centralis
  23. Koehler's teardrop
  24. Psoas fat pad
  25. Intertrochanteric crest
  26. Gluteal fat pad

Case Discussion

Normal radiographic anatomy of the hip.

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Case information

rID: 50575
Published: 12th Jan 2017
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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