Fovea alta on MR images: is it a marker of hip dysplasia in young adults?

@article{Beltran2012FoveaAO,
  title={Fovea alta on MR images: is it a marker of hip dysplasia in young adults?},
  author={Luis Saura Beltran and Jason D. Mayo and Zehava Sadka Rosenberg and Maria Diaz De Tuesta and Olga Mart{\'i}n and Luis G. Pinheiro Neto and Jenny Teresa Bencardino},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={2012},
  volume={199 4},
  pages={879-83}
}
OBJECTIVE The objective of our study was to investigate the association between high fovea capitis (fovea alta) and hip dysplasia in young adults. MATERIALS AND METHODS In a retrospective study, blinded observers reviewed 82 pelvic radiographic and hip MRI studies of three groups of patients: those with developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) (center-edge angle, ≤20°), those with borderline DDH (center-edge angle, 21°-25°), and control patients (center-edge angle, >25°). The center-edge… CONTINUE READING