TOTBİD Dergisi

TOTBİD Dergisi

2017, Cilt 16, Sayı, 1     (Sayfalar: 017-023)

MR imaging in Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease

Alptuğ Özen 1, Hatice Tuba Sanal 1, Cemil Yıldız 2

1 Sağlık Bilimleri Üniversitesi, Gülhane Tıp Fakültesi, Radyoloji Anabilim Dalı
2 Sağlık Bilimleri Üniversitesi, Gülhane Tıp Fakültesi, Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Anabilim Dalı

DOI: 10.14292/totbid.dergisi.2017.04
Görüntüleme: 478
İndirme : 548

Legg-Calvé-Perthes (LCP) disease refers to the osteonecrosis of the femoral head of childhood with unknown etiology [1]. Magnetic resonance (MR) imaging is a technique that can be used for early diagnosing, staging and evaluating the treatment. MR imaging findings may display variations according to the different stages of the disease. In this review, the role of MR imaging along with the findings on images in the evaluation of LCP disease will be displayed.

Anahtar Kelimeler : Legg-Calvé-Perthes; MR imaging; diffusion weighted imaging; perfusion imaging