From the case: SUFE diagrams

Modality: Diagram (Normal)

Used in the following article:

  • SUFE grading - “ Grading of SUFE (slipped upper femoral epiphysis) can be made on both AP and true lateral projections.  On an AP radiograph a line along the supe...”
  • Slipped upper femoral epiphysis - “ Slipped upper femoral epiphysis (SUFE), also known as a slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE), is a relatively common condition affecting the p...”
  • Line of Klein - “ The line of Klein describes a line along the superior edge of the neck of the femur. It is useful in detecting early slipped upper femoral epiphys...”
  • Trethowan sign - “ The Trethowan sign is used to diagnose slipped capital femoral epiphysis (also called slipped upper femoral epiphysis). In this sign, the line of ...”

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