Pagets disease of the pelvis

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle

Presentation

Fall. Fractured hip?

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Male
X-ray

Thickening, sclerosis and increased trabeculation of the whole of the left hemi-pelvis, including the iliopectineal and ischiopubic lines.

The right hemi-pelvis is normal in appearance.

 

Case Discussion

The pelvis is one of the typical locations for Paget's disease of the bone.  It is classically unilateral.

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Case information

rID: 56425
Case created: 31st Oct 2017
Last edited: 2nd Nov 2017
Tag: rdgh
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