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Fibrous cortical defect - Proximal femur - X-ray
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Fibrous cortical defect - Proximal femur - X-ray
  • Case ID: 702
  • Diagnosis: Fibrous cortical defect
  • Category: Bone Tumors
  • Category Type: Fibrous
  • Category Sub Type: Benign
  • Location: Proximal femur
  • Age: 42
  • Sex: F
  • Treatment: Observation
  • Image ID: 3913
  • Image Type: X-ray
  • Images relating to this case: 3912 , 3913, 3914 , 3915 .

Lateral radiograph of the hip shows the fibrous cortical defect located just beneath the anterior cortex of the femoral neck with a multiloculated appearance and a sclerotic base, typical of a benign fibrous cortical defect.


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