From the case: Shenton line

Modality: X-ray
Frontal
Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ This pelvis is of an 11 month old. To draw the Shenton line, the inferior border of the superior pubic ramus is traced laterally and should smooth...”

Used in the following articles:

  • Developmental dysplasia of the hip - “ Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) denotes aberrant development of the hip joint and results from an abnormal relationship of the femoral he...”
  • Shenton line - “ Shenton line is an imaginary curved line drawn along the inferior border of the superior pubic ramus (superior border of the obturator foramen) an...”

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