Rheumatoid arthritis: protrusio acetabuli

Case contributed by Dr Raghav Kalra

Presentation

Complains of multiple joint pain with difficulty in walking for 10 years.

Patient Data

Age: 52
Gender: Female

Protrusio acetabulum is seen in the right side with superior displacement of femoral head. 
There is concentric loss of the right hip joint space with thinning of the articular margins.

Case Discussion

Patient is a known case of rheumatoid arthritis.

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Case information

rID: 29171
Case created: 7th May 2014
Last edited: 15th Sep 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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