Osteopetrosis

Case contributed by Dr Craig Hacking

Presentation

Fall onto knee.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Diffuse sclerosis of the distal femur and proximal tibia without expansion or periosteal reaction. Normal alignment, no fracture evident. No joint effusion.

Case Discussion

The patient had a known history of osteopetrosis.

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Case information

rID: 53776
Case created: 6th Jun 2017
Last edited: 13th Sep 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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