Slipped capital epiphysis / epifysiolysis

Epiphysiolysis with a slipped epiphysis and a small hydrops

Clinical information

Pain in the left hip and a limp

Ultrasound Images & Clips

Epiphysiolysis with a slipped epiphysis and a small hydrops

Slipped epiphysis and a small hydrops
Slipped epiphysis and a small hydrops
Slipped epiphysis and a small hydrops
Slipped epiphysis and a small hydrops
Normal right hip
Normal right hip
Normal right hip
Normal right hip

On the AP view the slipped epiphysis is difficult to see

On the Lauenstein view it is better seen

X ray after surgical fixation

Details

  • Sex: Male
  • Age: 12
  • Body part: Hips

Created with

  • Hitachi Ultrasound System