Title: July 2015 – What Is It?

This is the second 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: Anny Song, MRT (N), at CESHA, University of Toronto.

Brief History:

The patient is an 81 year old woman on risedronate for more than five years complaining of right thigh pain.  A SE (single energy) Femur scan was performed during her DXA scan visit to rule out atypical femur fracture.



  1. What abnormality(ies) are visualized in this SE Femur Scan?
  2. Is there evidence for atypical femur fracture?

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