Flashcards in Childhood Hip Disorders Deck (10):
Developmental dysplasia of the hip
Risk factors for DDH
Breach position in utero or at birth
Girls, first born, left hip
Family History x10
Other musculoskeletal abnormalities (e.g club foot, torticollis
Examination in DDH
-Look for asymmetry
-Feel for clink/clunk
-Move - check abduction!
Barlow and Ortolani
Attempt at subluxation/dislocation of by flexion adduction
Attempt to relocate a dislocated hip by abduction
Most common cause of hip pain in 4-10 years?
Symptoms of late presenting CDH?
X-Ray especially at this age!
What is perthes? and who does it affect?
Idiopathic avascular necrosis
-develops over a couple of weeks