By Holger Pettersson MD, PhD, Hans Ringertz MD, PhD (auth.)
A thorough wisdom of standard radiological anatomy is critical for detection and review of pathological adjustments. In pediatric radiology, common anatomy and common proportions of anatomical buildings may perhaps fluctuate significantly from the grownup, and should range in the course of progress. as a result, in pediatric radiology there's a multitude of measurements, that during the person sufferer is necessary, yet that for the radiologist isn't really significant or maybe attainable to remember. This holds precise either for the skilled pediatric radiologist, and if you training pediatric radiology in simple terms sometimes. This quantity is written for either different types. within the literature, basic values are calculated and provided in lots of other ways, that aren't regularly effortless to check, or effortless to exploit in day-by-day paintings. for this reason, now we have revised and recalculated the information given through authors, so that it will current the statistical higher and decrease common limits as among plus and minus usual deviations (± 2SD). which means approximately 2% of an ordinary inhabitants can be assessed as abnormally huge and round 2% abnormally small with appreciate to the parameter assessed. during this manner, the presentation in the course of the ebook is uniform, and with a bit of luck effortless to exploit. All figures were redrawn and computed in an try to lead them to as transparent as possible.
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Perpendiculars to this horizontal are drawn through the acetabular edge (Perkin's line) and tangential to the medial and lateral outlines of the femoral head. The migration is defined as the linear part of the femoral head which is located lateral to Perkin's line. This fraction is expressed as a percentage of the whole width of the femoral head. The percentage migration was determined for both hips in the 507 cases reviewed. 1). 1. Upper normal values of femoral head migration (98th percentile) for different age groups.
Angles in degrees are given for different ages for boys and girls together. I. Femoral shaft/neck angle. References: Hamacher G: R6ntgenologische Normalwerte des Hiiftgelenkes, CCD-Winkel und AT-Winkel. IIX:23. T6nnis D: Normal values of the hip joint for the evaluation of X-rays in children and adults. Clin Orthop 1976; 119:39. Zippel H: Untersuchungen zur Normalentwicklung der Formelemente am Hiiftgelenk im Wachstumsalter. Beitr Orthop 1971; 18:H5:225. 53 PH6 Appearance and size of femoral head/age [radiography] Referenced article: Pettersson H, Theander G: Ossification of femoral head in infancy.
1. Normal range (-2SD to +2SD) for thoracic kyphosis in children between 5 and 15 years of age when standing with the arms raised. (After Fon et al. l. 1. Method for measurement of kyphosis. (After Fon et al. ) Reference: Cobb RJ: Outline for the study of scoliosis. Am Acad Orthop Surg 1948; 5:261. 35 Spg Diameter of the spinal cord [conventional myelography] Referenced article: Boltshauser E, Hoare RD: Radiographic measurements of the normal spinal cord in childhood. Neuroradiology 1976; 10:235-237.