A 13 Year Old Male With Knee Pain - Page #3
 

Other Studies:
X-ray of the left knee and hip Case Photo #1showed a lucent area along the epiphyseal plate of the greater trochanter. He received an MRI of the hip to evaluate the etiology of the lucency. The MRI showed a well-circumscribed lucent lesion adjacent to the trochanteric physis. There was evidence of edema surrounding the lesion and which most likely represented a sub-acute abscess (Brodie's abscess) vs. Chondroblastoma Case Photo #2,Case Photo #3,Case Photo #4, Case Photo #5

Consultations:
Pediatric Orthopedist
Pediatric Dermatology

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