Hypothyroidism and hip pain
Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) is the most common hip disorder affecting adolescents and has multifactorial aetiology. Hypothyroidism may present as SCFE. We introduce a patient with such a presentation to highlight the association.
Santosh Kumar, Senior resident, Department of Pediatrics, Mata Gujri Memorial Medical College and Lions Seva Kendra Hospital, Kishanganj,Bihar, India
Jasninder Singh, MD student (Pediatrics), Mata Gujri Memorial Medical College and Lions Seva Kendra Hospital, Kishanganj,Bihar, India
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Date published: 2016-12-14
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