Slipped upper femoral epiphysis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
Modality: X-ray

Case Discussion

Single view of the pelvis of a 12 year old girl demonstrates moderate medial slip (see diagrams) of the superior femoral epiphysis on the left. The right hip appears unremarkable.

Findings are consistent with SUFE.

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Case Information

rID: 7894
Case created: 21st Dec 2009
Last edited: 29th Aug 2015
Tag: hip
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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