Pediatric Radiology Case of the Week

The Pediatric Radiology Case of the Week is posted online weekly and used as an educational tool for medical students, house staff, faculty and other members of the medical community in the nation and throughout the world.

This week’s case

October 20-October 27, 2016

Case Details

9 month old female with developmental dysplasia of the left hip (DDH) underwent open reduction with subsequent spica casting. The patient was brought directly from the operating room to the MRI scanner to evaluate positioning of the femoral head.

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VCU Department of Pediatric Radiology Virginia Commonwealth University VCU Medical Center