Rickets

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

Rickets.

Patient Data

Age: 10 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Swelling of the wrist joint. Cupping and fraying of the metaphyses with widening of the physes of the distal end of both radius and ulna. 

Case Discussion

Features of active rickets.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 9676
Published: 11th May 2010
Last edited: 23rd May 2019
Tag: hands
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.