Last updated on:March 21st, 2022
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A 5 year old boy is brought in by his parents, as he has been limping on his left leg for 4 days. Further questioning reveals that he was generally unwell during the preceding 3 weeks.
There is no history of trauma and his medical history is unremarkable.
X-rays of the left hip joint and knee are obtained, but no abnormalities are apparent.