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Residual dysplasia of the hip

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By David Bennett Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon in the United States
Reinhold Ganz, Kevin Horowitz, Michael Leunig
BACKGROUND: Residual acetabular dysplasia of the hip in most patients can be corrected by periacetabular osteotomy. However, some patients have intraarticular abnormalities causing insufficient coverage, containment or congruency after periacetabular osteotomy, or extraarticular abnormalities that limit either acetabular correction or hip motion. For these patients, we believe an additional proximal femoral osteotomy can improve coverage, containment, congruency and/or motion. PURPOSES: We provide algorithms for (1) identifying patients we believe will benefit from proximal femoral osteotomy, (2) selecting the appropriate osteotomy, and (3) choosing the sequence of these osteotomies...
December 2010: Clinical Orthopaedics and related Research
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