Young female presents to the general surgeons with a 2 month history of insidious right groin and abdominal pain radiating into the right hip and knee. She reports the pain is unaided by simple analgesia. O/E - Range of motion in the right hip is reduced globally. She walks with antalgic gait. The ESR is raised at 100 and the CRP is also elevated

Patient Data

Age: 16
Gender: Female