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Onset of developmental dysplasia of the hip during clubfoot treatment: report of two cases and review of patients with both deformities followed at a single institution.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21301366     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Developmental dysplasia of the hip and idiopathic clubfoot are common musculoskeletal conditions in the pediatric orthopedic population. Although ultrasound or radiographic screening is generally recommended to rule out occult hip dysplasia, it has been suggested that children with clubfoot should no longer be screened. We report two cases of newborns with unilateral clubfoot and bilaterally stable hips that developed unilateral hip dysplasia on the same side as the foot deformity during clubfoot treatment. All cases previously reported in the literature are reviewed. We recommend systematic hip ultrasound screening in patients with idiopathic clubfoot. A second hip ultrasound or a pelvis radiograph, if the ossific nucleus has appeared, should be performed after completion of the clubfoot treatment if clinical examination is abnormal.
Authors:
Federico Canavese; Bernardo Vargas-Barreto; André Kaelin; Geraldo de Coulon
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of pediatric orthopedics. Part B     Volume:  20     ISSN:  1473-5865     ISO Abbreviation:  J Pediatr Orthop B     Publication Date:  2011 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-04-07     Completed Date:  2011-07-21     Revised Date:  2012-09-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9300904     Medline TA:  J Pediatr Orthop B     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  152-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Child and Adolescent, Pediatric Orthopaedic Unit, Faculty of Medicine, University of Geneva Hospitals, 6 Rue Willy-Donzé, Geneva, Switzerland. canavese_federico@yahoo.fr
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Clubfoot / complications*,  epidemiology,  surgery
Female
Hip Dislocation, Congenital / complications*,  epidemiology,  ultrasonography
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Male
Neonatal Screening*
Postoperative Complications

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