Case of transient osteoporosis of the hip in pregnancy Gebelikteki Geçici Kalça Osteoporozu Olgusu


Sucuoʇlu H., Hussain S., TÜZÜN Ş.

Turk Osteoporoz Dergisi, cilt.20, sa.3, ss.132-134, 2014 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 20 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4274/tod.20592
  • Dergi Adı: Turk Osteoporoz Dergisi
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.132-134

Özet

Transient osteoporosis of the hip is an uncommon disease, the cause is not known. It is usually seen in women in the third trimester of pregnancy and in middle-aged men. Patients present with acute, severe hip pain which generally resulting in gait disorder. Prognosis of transient osteoporosis of the hip is good. Within few months of appropriate conservative aproach and bed rest patient's complains can be fully recovered. In this article; we present the clinical features, diagnosis and treatment options of patients presented to our clinic with severe bilateral hip pain during the third trimester of pregnancy diagnosed as transient osteoporosis accompanied by literature review.