Entrapment of the acetabular labrum following reduction of traumatic hip dislocation in a child

@article{Chun2004EntrapmentOT,
  title={Entrapment of the acetabular labrum following reduction of traumatic hip dislocation in a child},
  author={Kyung Ah Chun and Jose A. Morcuende and Georges Y. El-Khoury},
  journal={Skeletal Radiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={33},
  pages={728-731}
}
In traumatic hip dislocation, concentric reduction can be prevented by various causes. Soft-tissue interposition, such as entrapment of the acetabular labrum, is a rare but important cause of failed reduction of a hip. Early diagnosis of incomplete reduction due to interposition of soft tissue is important, because delayed treatment is associated with a greater incidence of avascular necrosis of the femoral head and early onset of osteoarthritis. This report describes a case of acetabular… CONTINUE READING
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