Lower limb radiography

Dr Craig Hacking et al.

Lower limb radiography is the radiological investigation of the pelvis, hip joint, femur, knee joint, tibia, fibula, ankle joint, tarsal bones of the foot and metatarsals. It is often utilized in the context of trauma to rule out fractures and dislocations. 

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rID: 39131
Section: Radiography
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  • Figure 1: AP pelvis
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  • Figure 2: Judet view
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  • Figure 3: Judet view
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  • Figure 4: outlet view
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  • Figure 5: inlet view
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  • Figure 6: horizontal beam lateral hip
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  • Figure 7: AP knee
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  • Figure 8: lateral knee
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  • Figure 9: horizontal beam lateral knee
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  • Figure 10: AP tibia/fibula
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  • Figure 11: lateral tibia/fibula
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  • Figure 12: AP ankle
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  • Figure 13: mortise ankle
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  • Figure 14: lateral ankle
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  • Figure 15: DP foot
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  • Figure 16: medial oblique foot
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  • Figure 17: lateral foot
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