On exam, the child looks well and has a temp of 98.96 degrees (axillary) and a pulse of 114. In addition, he has a WBC of 17.7, with 73.7 percent granulocytes.
The child\’s leg has no external findings. There is clear pain on movement at the hip joint. He cannot bear weight.
View the x-ray taken and consider what your diagnosis and next steps would be.