Developmental dysplasia of the hip with dislocation

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: 6 months
Gender: Male

The right hip is dislocated (disrupted Shenton's line) with an asymmetrically small femoral epiphysis. Increased acetabular angle on the right in keeping with DDH. 

Case Discussion

6 month old with DDH and a dislocated right hip.

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Case information

rID: 8432
Case created: 2nd Feb 2010
Last edited: 24th Nov 2015
Tag: hip
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