Journal of Medical Ultrasound

IMAGING FOR RESIDENTS QUIZ
Year
: 2019  |  Volume : 27  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 164-

Coxitis with synovial hypertrophy


Mariam Erraoui, Hanan Rkain, Ilham Aachari, Latifa Tahiri, Fadoua Allali 
 Department of Rheumatology B, El Ayachi Hospital, Sale, Morocco

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Mariam Erraoui
Department of Rheumatology B, El Ayachi Hospital, Sale
Morocco




How to cite this article:
Erraoui M, Rkain H, Aachari I, Tahiri L, Allali F. Coxitis with synovial hypertrophy.J Med Ultrasound 2019;27:164-164


How to cite this URL:
Erraoui M, Rkain H, Aachari I, Tahiri L, Allali F. Coxitis with synovial hypertrophy. J Med Ultrasound [serial online] 2019 [cited 2022 Nov 29 ];27:164-164
Available from: http://www.jmuonline.org/text.asp?2019/27/3/164/262820


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 Section 1 – Quiz



A 27-year-old patient, with no pathological antecedent, has presented with oligoarthralgia in the left side (hip, knee, and ankle) evolving for 3 months with functional impotence, fever, and lost weight of 10 kg in 3 months. On physical examination, we found the limitation of the left heel with swelling and left ankle pain. [Figure 1] shows the X-ray of the pelvis and the thorax and the ultrasound image of the hip. The blood analysis showed a sedimentation rate to 69 mm/h, a C-reactive protein to 53 mg/L without leukocytosis in peripheral blood counts.{Figure 1}

 What Is the Diagnosis?



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