Perthes disease with coxa magna

Case contributed by Dr Michael Sargent

Patient Data

Age: Child
Gender: Male
X-ray

Widening and flattening of the femoral head with early fragmentation. The femoral neck is also widened.
Sclerosis and irregular articular surface of the left acetabulum is also present.

Case Discussion

Child with Perthe's disease and coxa magna.

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Case information

rID: 5978
Published: 3rd Apr 2009
Last edited: 20th Apr 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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