This is the fourth in a series of DXA images which were selected to receive special recognition at the 2015 ISCD Scientific Meeting held in Chicago, Illinois.
Submitted by: Phillip Kiersznowski CNMT, RTN. Nemours/A.I. du Pont Hospital for Children
The patient is a 10 yr 5 mo old male, who is on chronic steroids for his medical condition and is only minimally ambulatory. Height 130.2 cm (5th percentile for age/gender); Weight 58.9 kg (>95th percentile for age/gender. Due to his condition, the legs were unable to be fully extended and were scanned in a lateral orientation.
- What are some of the salient visual findings?
- What medical condition does this patient have?