Rheumatoid arthritis

Case contributed by Melbourne Uni Radiology Masters


Young patient on haemodialysis.

Patient Data

Age: Young patient
Gender: Female

Pelvis and Knees X-rays

Pelvis: Advanced erosive destructive changes are present in both hips. There are changes of severe acetabular protrusio of both hips.

Knees: Changes of longstanding rheumatoid arthritis are present. Bones are osteoporotic.

Case Discussion

The patient has had rheumatoid arthritis for many years. 

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Case information

rID: 42115
Published: 20th Jan 2016
Last edited: 14th Sep 2017
Tag: rmh
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