Coxa magna after open reduction for developmental dislocation of the hip.

  title={Coxa magna after open reduction for developmental dislocation of the hip.},
  author={Junya Imatani and Yoichi Miyake and Yoichi Nakatsuka and Hirofumi Akazawa and Shigeru Mitani},
  journal={Journal of pediatric orthopedics},
  volume={15 3},
We studied coxa magna after open reduction of developmental hip dislocation, including the etiology, incidence, and influence on the long-term results and acetabular development. Forty-seven hips in 47 patients were radiographically examined for at least 10 years, and another 20 hips in 20 patients were examined arthrographically at an early stage after open reduction. At follow-up, the incidence of coxa magna, which was defined as a femoral head with a size > or = 20% greater than the opposite… CONTINUE READING


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