Journal of Clinical Gynecology and Obstetrics, ISSN 1927-1271 print, 1927-128X online, Open Access
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Case Report

Volume 5, Number 1, March 2016, pages 37-40

Transient Osteoporosis of the Knees, Ankles and Feet: Atypical Case in a Twin Pregnancy


Figure 1.
Figure 1. MRI in T2. Enhanced signal on the internal femoral condyle: (A) sagittal section and (B) axial section.
Figure 2.
Figure 2. AP simple X-ray: (A) diffuse osteopenia on the distal femoral metaphysis and epiphysis and on the proximal tibia and fibula; (B) patchy osteopenia on the distal metaphysis and epiphysis of tibia and fibula and on tarsi; (C) patchy osteopenia on tarsal bones, head and base of metatarsal bones and phalanges.
Figure 3.
Figure 3. Bone scintigraphy with technetium 99: enhancement of the tracer on the knees, ankles, tarsal and metatarsal bones.
Figure 4.
Figure 4. Bone scintigraphy with technetium 99: decreased enhancement of the tracer.
Figure 5.
Figure 5. AP simple X-ray: (A) disappearance of patchy osteopenia of the knees; (B) marked reduction of diffuse osteopenia on tarsal and metatarsal bones and on phalanges.