Pemberton osteotomy

Pemberton osteotomy is a surgical procedure for the treatment of developmental dysplasia of the hip creating a wedge above the acetabulum which is subsequently filled, thereby decreasing the acetabular angle and increasing the coverage of the femoral head.

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rID: 31280
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Pemberton's osteotomy
  • Pemberton osteotomies

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