Poliomyelitis

Case contributed by Dr Ritu Lokhande

Patient Data

Gender: Male
X-ray

Unilateral hypertrophy of right sided soft tissuecausing shortening of right femur with decrese in neck shaft angle with right sided capital epiphysis appearing small in size and displaced superolaterally

Case Discussion

Poliomyelitis used to be known as Heine-Medin disease. 

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Case information

rID: 16403
Case created: 16th Jan 2012
Last edited: 17th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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