Infected hip prosthesis

Loosening of a hip prosthesis with an effusion around the prosthesis

Clinical information

Pain in the hip years after hip replacement

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Loosening of a hip prosthesis with an effusion around the prosthesis

Effusion in the anterior recess longitudinal
Effusion in the anterior recess longitudinal
Effusion in the anterior recess longitudinal
Effusion in the anterior recess longitudinal
Effusion around the prosthesis
Effusion around the prosthesis
Effusion in the anterior recess transverse
Effusion in the anterior recess transverse

The irregular contour of the prosthesis is caused by the shape of the cup of the prosthesis

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 74
  • Body part: Hip

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System