Developmental hip disorders

Jeffrey J. Nepple, Young Jo Kim

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Hip pain in adults is commonly the result of residual deformity from pediatric hip disease, including developmental hip dysplasia, slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE), and Legg-Calve-Perthes (LCP) disease. This chapter will review the epidemiology, proximal femoral and acetabular deformity, and the natural history of each of these common disorders.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationHip Magnetic Resonance Imaging
PublisherSpringer New York
Number of pages17
ISBN (Electronic)9781461416685
ISBN (Print)1461416671, 9781461416678
StatePublished - Jul 1 2013


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