Rickets - active

Case contributed by Dr Hani Makky ALSALAM

Patient Data

Age: Child
X-ray

Left hand

Swelling of the wrist joint. Cupping and fraying of the metaphyses with widening of the physes of the distal end of both radius and ulna. 

Case Discussion

Features of active rickets.

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Case information

rID: 8971
Published: 12th Mar 2010
Last edited: 15th Mar 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included