Protrusio acetabuli

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad


50 Y/O female with primary hyperparathyroid disease

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Female

Intrapelvic displacement of the medial wall of the acetabulum is seen with triangular shaped pelvis on axial images. Generalized bone loss and large staghorn stone at right kidney is noted.

Case Discussion

The findings consistent of protrusio acetabuli in a patient with severe bone loss due to primary hyperparathyroid disease.

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Case information

rID: 20961
Published: 24th Dec 2012
Last edited: 7th Feb 2016
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