Note the abnormal...
Note the abnormally formed right femur. The acetabulum appears unremarkable, although at this age neither femoral head can be seen.
Modality: X-ray

- “ A newborn male patient with features of right proximal focal femoral deficiency. Even at 11 weeks the femoral head cannot be seen to be ossified, ...”

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  • Proximal focal femoral deficiency - “ Proximal femoral focal deficiency is a congenital partial absence of the proximal end of the femur with shortening of the entire lower limb. The d...”

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