Hip conditions in childhood
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Published by Wessex Regional Libraryand Information Service in Southampton .
Written in English


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Statementcompiled by Janice Mayhew and Sandra Taylor.
ContributionsTaylor, Sandra., Wessex Regional Library and Information Service.
The Physical Object
Pagination14p. ;
Number of Pages14
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Open LibraryOL13851448M

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FAI can lead to hip labral tears, cartilage damage and degenerative osteoarthritis. It is a common cause of hip pain in adolescents although it rarely occurs in growing children. Many childhood hip conditions like Perthes and slipped capital femoral epiphysis can lead to the development of FAI. Childhood Hip Problems. Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) is a common disorder that is seen in infants and young children. It may be present at birth or may occur during the first year of life of the infant. Hip Disease. Hip disease is relatively more common as a presenting manifestation if the disease starts in childhood (juvenile AS). From: Kelley and Firestein's Textbook of Rheumatology (Tenth Edition), Related terms. The hip is a ‘ball and socket’ joint. Hip dysplasia, also known as acetabular dysplasia, or developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH), is when the socket (acetabulum) doesn't develop properly, leaving it shallow and more upwardly sloping than usual. Causes. Dysplasia results from the hip joint developing abnormally during childhood.