Osteomyelitis

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

Sickle cell diseased pateient complaining of right hip and proximal thigh pain.

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Male
X-ray

An ill defined lytic bony lesion at the proximal shaft of the right femur.

MRI

MRI confirm intra-medullary collection with surrounding reactive inflammatory muscle swelling.

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Case information

rID: 29024
Published: 6th Jul 2015
Last edited: 24th Jan 2018
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