Total hip arthroplasty in high congenital dislocation. 21 hips with a minimum five-year follow-up.

@article{Fredin1991TotalHA,
  title={Total hip arthroplasty in high congenital dislocation. 21 hips with a minimum five-year follow-up.},
  author={Hans Fredin and Lennart Sanz{\'e}n and B Sigurdsson and Lars Unander-Scharin},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume},
  year={1991},
  volume={73 3},
  pages={430-3}
}
Total arthroplasty was performed on 21 congenitally dislocated hips in 18 women. In all cases the femoral head was dislocated cranially at least one-fifth of the height of the pelvis. The components were both cemented, the acetabulum being replaced to its original position. The acetabular roof was reconstructed by bone graft in 13 hips, and trochanteric osteotomy was done in 18 hips. The patients were assessed at a median follow-up time of 7.5 years when their median age was 54 years. Nine… CONTINUE READING
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