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Irregular anterior inferior iliac spine with thickened hypervascularized soft tissues. The first ultrasound impression was a chronic trauma of the rectus femoris insertion. The MRI scan showed extensive bony involvement. Because a bone tumor could not be

Clinical information

Painful hip

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Irregular anterior inferior iliac spine with thickened hypervascularized soft tissues. The first ultrasound impression was a chronic trauma of the rectus femoris insertion. The MRI scan showed extensive bony involvement. Because a bone tumor could not be ruled out a surgical biopsy was performed which showed chronic osteomyelitis but no signs of a bone tumor

Irregular anterior inferior iliac spine on the left side
Irregular anterior inferior iliac spine on the left side
Normal anterior inferior iliac spine on the side
right
Normal anterior inferior iliac spine on the side right
Irregular anterior inferior iliac spine on the left side
Irregular anterior inferior iliac spine on the left side
Normal anterior inferior iliac spine on the side
right
Normal anterior inferior iliac spine on the side right
Irregular anterior inferior iliac spine with calcifications on the left side
Irregular anterior inferior iliac spine with calcifications on the left side
Thickened hypervascularized soft tissues
Thickened hypervascularized soft tissues
Thickened hypervascularized soft tissues
Thickened hypervascularized soft tissues
Thickened hypervascularized soft tissues
Thickened hypervascularized soft tissues

Irregular anterior inferior iliac spine but normal hip joint

Irregular anterior inferior iliac spine
Irregular anterior inferior iliac spine
Normal hip joint
Normal hip joint

Irregular anterior inferior iliac spine X ray

The MRI scan showed extensive bony involvement. Because a bone tumor could not be ruled out a surgical biopsy was performed which showed chronic osteomyelitis but no signs of a bone tumor

MRI

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 16
  • Body part: Left hip

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  • Hitachi Ultrasound System