Association of a single nucleotide polymorphism in Tbx4 with developmental dysplasia of the hip: a case-control study.

@article{Wang2010AssociationOA,
  title={Association of a single nucleotide polymorphism in Tbx4 with developmental dysplasia of the hip: a case-control study.},
  author={Kun Wang and Dongquan Shi and Pengsheng Zhu and Jin H Dai and Lunqing Zhu and Hongtao Zhu and Yonghong Lv and Baocheng C Zhao and Qing Jiang},
  journal={Osteoarthritis and cartilage},
  year={2010},
  volume={18 12},
  pages={1592-5}
}
OBJECTIVE Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH), formerly known as congenital dislocation of the hip, comprises a spectrum of abnormalities, including abnormal acetabular shape (dysplasia) and malposition of the femoral head during embryonic, fetal and infantile growth periods. Genetic factors play a considerable role in the pathogenesis of DDH. As a key… CONTINUE READING