Incorrect GE Hip Analysis

Incorrect GE Hip Analysis

In this GE Healthcare scan the right hip is incorrectly analyzed.  It is also difficult to tell if the left ischium has been removed from the left femoral neck box.

Case Description:

In this GE Healthcare hip scan, the hip region of interest is incorrectly placed in the right hip. The femoral neck and total hip regions of interest are not placed over bone.  It should also be confirmed that the left ischium is painted out so that the left femoral neck analysis may be used.


Sarah L Morgan, MD, RD, CCD, The University of Alabama at Birmingham


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