Chronic hip dysplasia

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Left hip pain and abnormal gait since childhood.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

There is dislocation of the left hip joint with pseudoarticulation of the proximal left femur with the ilium. The proximal left femur is deformed, and the left acetabulum is dysplastic as demonstrated by a shallow cup with a vertically oriented roof. 

Case Discussion

Long standing untreated left hip dysplasia with pseudoarticulation.

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Case information

rID: 62717
Published: 28th Aug 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Tabesh medical imaging center

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