Platyspondyly

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Rafael Ovalle

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Suspicion of scoliosis.

Patient Data

Age: 1
Gender: Female
X-ray

Vertebral bodies with lost of almost its entire height anteriorly and posteriorly throughout the axial skeleton. Lumbar scoliosis. Defect of posterior elements en cervical and dorsal column. Signs fo bilateral developmental dysplasia of the hip.

X-ray

Zoom of lumbar spine for better viewing the lost of height of vertebral bodies.

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Case information

rID: 24897
Case created: 18th Sep 2013
Last edited: 4th May 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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