MRI findings of femoroacetabular impingement.

  title={MRI findings of femoroacetabular impingement.},
  author={Steven Laurence James and Kaline E. Ali and Frank A Malara and David Z. Young and John J. O'Donnell and David Alister Connell},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  volume={187 6},
OBJECTIVE The purpose of our study was to evaluate MRI in the identification of labral and articular cartilage lesions in patients with a clinical suspicion of femoroacetabular impingement. MATERIALS AND METHODS Preoperative MRI was performed in 46 consecutive patients (26 men, 20 women; age range, 21-45 years; mean age, 32.3 years) for whom femoroacetabular impingement was clinically suspected. Two musculoskeletal radiologists independently assessed the MR images for the presence and… CONTINUE READING