EURORAD ESR

Case 14079

Right painful hip in Gitelman's syndrome

Author(s)
Foteini I. Terezaki, Rafaela M. Smarlamaki, Eirini D. Savva, Apostolos H. Karantanas

University of Crete, Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine; Stavrakia 71110 Heraklion, Crete, Greece; Email:akarantanas@gmail.com
 
Patient
female, 33 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    MR imaging, hips

    Coronal T1-w image showing a minimal left femoral head AVN lesion (arrow), a large right femoral head AVN lesion (open arrow) and joint effusion in the right hip joint (arrowhead).

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal joint; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Ischaemia / Infarction;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    MR imaging, hips

    Axial fat suppressed PD-w image showing the small AVN lesion on the left (arrow), the large AVN lesion on the right (open arrow) and the joint effusion (arrowhead).

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal joint; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Ischaemia / Infarction;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    MR imaging, hips

    Coronal STIR image showing the extensive bone marrow oedema in the right proximal femoral bone (arrows).

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal joint; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Ischaemia / Infarction;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    MR imaging, hips

    Oblique axial T2* MR image showing the articular surface irregularity in the anterior femoral head, in keeping with early collapse (arrows).

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal joint; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Ischaemia / Infarction;
     
     
  • Figure 5
    MR imaging, hips

    Sagittal fat suppressed contrast-enhanced T1-w image of the right hip, shows the osteonecrotic lesion (arrows) and the bone marrow oedema (open arrow).

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal joint; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Ischaemia / Infarction;
     
     
  • Figure 6
    MR imaging, hips

    Oblique axial fat suppressed contrast-enhance T1-w image of the right hip, shows the osteonecrotic lesion (arrows), the bone marrow oedema (open arrow) and the synovitis (arrowheads)

     
    Area of Interest: Musculoskeletal joint; Imaging Technique: MR; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Ischaemia / Infarction;
     
     
Coronal T1-w image showing a minimal left femoral head AVN lesion (arrow), a large right femoral head AVN lesion (open arrow) and joint effusion in the right hip joint (arrowhead).
 
Axial fat suppressed PD-w image showing the small AVN lesion on the left (arrow), the large AVN lesion on the right (open arrow) and the joint effusion (arrowhead).
 
Coronal STIR image showing the extensive bone marrow oedema in the right proximal femoral bone (arrows).
 
Oblique axial T2* MR image showing the articular surface irregularity in the anterior femoral head, in keeping with early collapse (arrows).
 
Sagittal fat suppressed contrast-enhanced T1-w image of the right hip, shows the osteonecrotic lesion (arrows) and the bone marrow oedema (open arrow).
 
Oblique axial fat suppressed contrast-enhance T1-w image of the right hip, shows the osteonecrotic lesion (arrows), the bone marrow oedema (open arrow) and the synovitis (arrowheads)
 
 
 
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