malum coxae senilis

malum coxae senilis

An obsolete poetic (i.e., non-medical) term for osteoarthritis of hip.
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Smith-Peterson MN: Treatment of malum coxae senilis, old slipped upper femoral epiphysis, intrapelvic protrusion of the acetabulum, and coxa plana by means of acetabuloplasty.