Radiol Case Rep 2021 Sep 3;16(9):2487-2490. Epub 2021 Jul 3.
Faculty of Behavioral, Management and Social Sciences, Department Psychology, Health and Technology, University of Twente, Drienerlolaan 5, 7522NB Enschede, the Netherlands.
Transient osteoporosis of the hip, also termed transient bone marrow edema, is a painful condition often occurring after trivial trauma. It can be diagnosed with MRI in patients whose radiographs are negative or inconclusive. In this case report we describe a 39-year-old female patient with this rare entity, who was successfully treated with oral Alendronate, active vitamin D and calcium supplementation combined with avoiding of weight bearing on the affected hip. Read More