Hilgenreiner's & Perkin's line
Modality: Diagram (Hilgenreiner's & Perkin's line)

Used in the following article:

  • Perkin line - “ Perkin line is a line drawn perpendicular to Hilgenreiner line, intersecting the lateral most aspect of the acetabular roof.  The upper femoral e...”
  • Hilgenreiner line - “ The Hilgenreiner line is a line drawn horizontally through the inferior aspect of both triradiate cartilages. It should be horizontal, but is main...”
  • Developmental dysplasia of the hip - “ Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH), or in older texts congenital dislocation of the hip (CDH), denotes aberrant development of the hip joint...”

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