congenital dislocation


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congenital dislocation

A dislocation existing from or before birth.
See also: dislocation
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The surgical treatment of established congenital dislocation of the hip: results of surgery after planned delayed intervention following the appearance of the capital femoral ossific-nucleus.
Genetic and environmental factors in the etiology of congenital dislocation of the hip.
Conclusion: One-stage open reduction capsulorrapyhy Salter's osteotomy and femoral derotation osteotomy without preliminary traction to re-locate congenital dislocation of hips in late presenting children is a safe and highly effective method.
Etiology, pathogenesis and possible prevention of congenital dislocation of the hip.
Standing Medical Advisory Committee (1986) Screening for the detection of congenital dislocation of the hip.
"Recent advances in the prevention, early diagnosis, and treatment of congenital dislocation of the hip in Japan" Clin Orthop Relat Res.
The operation, known as gans osteotomy, is used in cases of congenital dislocation of the hip.
Indications for arthroplasty include: osteoarthritis (OA), rheumatoid arthritis (RA), avascular necrosis (AVN) or osteonecrosis (ON), congenital dislocation of the hip joint (CDH), acetabular dysplasia (shallow hip socket), frozen shoulder, loose shoulder, traumatized and misaligned joint, joint stiffness.
She did not walk until she was 20 months old after suffering from congenital dislocation of the hips (CDH), a treatable hereditary condition.
(1) The term DDH has replaced congenital dislocation of the hip because it better describes the full range of abnormalities that can occur in infants' hips.
Born crippled with Congenital Dislocation of the Hips (CDH), the determined mum-of-two, known to her friends as Monty, has undergone 20 operations.

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