[Ultrasonic screening for congenital hip dysplasia].


1200 neonatal hips were examined by ultrasound and 30 dysplastic hips (2.5%) were detected, which required immediate treatment. Almost half of these dysplastic hip joints (1%) did not show any clinical signs of instability and had negative family/obstetrical history. These "silent" cases would not have been diagnosed and would not have got their early… (More)


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@article{Ulveczki1992UltrasonicSF, title={[Ultrasonic screening for congenital hip dysplasia].}, author={E Ulveczki}, journal={Orvosi hetilap}, year={1992}, volume={133 24}, pages={1481-3} }