symphysiodesis

symphysiodesis

surgical fusion or thermal destruction of the pubic symphysis in young dogs with hip dysplasia to increase the angle of the acetabulum and reduce hip joint laxity.
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Various surgical procedure for hip dysplasia includes triple pelvic osteotomy, inter trochanteric osteotomy and pubic symphysiodesis and for hip luxation closed reduction with devita pin, open reduction with transarticular pins or toggle pining or synthetic capsular techniques can be performed.