Tuberculosis of the hip.

  title={Tuberculosis of the hip.},
  author={Sushrut Sudhir Babhulkar and Sonali Pande},
  journal={Clinical orthopaedics and related research},
Tuberculosis of the hip constitutes approximately 15% of all cases of osteoarticular tuberculosis. The common age of presentation is in the second and third decades. In Stages II and III of the disease, the radiologic features are very obvious and diagnostic, and almost always predict the final clinical outcome. A progressive pattern of destruction of the… CONTINUE READING