Osteonecrosis lunate

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel


6 week history of wrist pain


Sclerosis and loss of height  of lunate

Case Discussion

There is diffuse sclerosis and some flattening of the lunate in association with slight negative ulnar variance. Findings are consistent with avascular necrosis of the lunate (Kienbock disease). 

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Case information

rID: 10217
Published: 23rd Jul 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Tag: avn
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