Ultrasonography in congenital dislocation of the hip. Simultaneous imaging of both hips from in front.

@article{Suzuki1991UltrasonographyIC,
  title={Ultrasonography in congenital dislocation of the hip. Simultaneous imaging of both hips from in front.},
  author={Seiichi Suzuki and Yasuhiko Kasahara and Toshiro Futami and Seiichi Ushikubo and Toshiaki Tsuchiya},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume},
  year={1991},
  volume={73 6},
  pages={
          879-83
        }
}
We describe a new technique for examining the infant hip using ultrasound. Both hips are imaged simultaneously via an anterior approach. The examination can be done with the hip either extended or flexed and abducted. The method has three advantages: 1) since both hips are imaged simultaneously, lines can be drawn to assist in determining the relationship between the femoral head and the pelvis; 2) proximal, anteroposterior and lateral displacement of the femoral head can all be demonstrated; 3… CONTINUE READING
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