Osteoarthritis of the hip

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio

Presentation

Obese patient with pain on both hips.

Patient Data

Age: 86
Gender: Female
CT

CT Pelvis

We can find joint space narrowing, sclerosis, subchondral cyst (geode) and osteophytosis. 

Case Discussion

Osteoarthritis is the most common joint disease and predominantly involves the weight-bearing joints, including the knees, hips, cervical and lumbosacral spine and feet.

 

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Case information

rID: 14887
Case created: 2nd Sep 2011
Last edited: 6th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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