Courtesy of Intermountain Medical Imaging, Boise,
Figure 1 shows a normal hip.
Figure 2 shows osteoarthritis of the hip with loss of cartilage,
narrowing of the joint space (the space between the bones), and bone
April 8, 2011
Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine & Stanford M. Shoor, MD - Rheumatology
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