Wednesday, September 16, 2009

What is the probable diagnosis?

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These are X-rays from a young patient.
S- Shoulder X-ray
H- Hip X-ray
History- The patient is a young male, who came to ED with history of breathlessness..He has been experiencing similar episodes since childhood

1 comment:

docspike said...

Ans- Chest X ray shows cardiomegaly, increased vascular markings, left mild pleural effusion...the other two X rays show Avascular necrosis..The Diagnosis- Sickle Cell anemia