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with pain in left hip since 5 days, and restriction of movements of left
hip with shortening of left lower limb
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Although limited role, it can display
• The articular cartilage epiphysis prior to development of bright signal intensity within femoral ossification center.
• Useful in identifying associated AVN prior to it’s appearance on x-ray
incongruity of the joint surfaces and changes in the articular cartilage