Developmental dysplasia of the hip

Case contributed by Dr Heba Abdelmonem


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Patient Data

Age: 3 years
Gender: Female

Bilateral severely shallow acetabula. Abnormal superolateral dislocation of both hips with pseudoarticulation to the iliac bones. Note is made of small proximal femoral ossific nuclei.

Case Discussion

CT findings are consistent with bilateral severe Developmental dysplasia of the hip. This is a case of delayed presentation and diagnosis.

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Case information

rID: 68188
Published: 23rd Nov 2019
Last edited: 25th Nov 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Zagazig University Hospital

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