dislocation

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a change in normal place or position

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an event that results in a displacement or discontinuity

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the act of disrupting an established order so it fails to continue

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a displacement of a part (especially a bone) from its normal position (as in the shoulder or the vertebral column)

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Morphology of the acetabulum in congenital dislocation of the hip.
1968) Etiology, pathogenesis and possible prevention of congenital dislocation of the hip.
Recent advances in the prevention, early diagnosis, and treatment of congenital dislocation of the hip in Japan" Clin Orthop Relat Res.
However, he was most famous for his treatment of congenital dislocation of the hip.
Dupuytren also was renowned for his contributions to orthopedic and plastic surgery, in particular to congenital dislocation of the hip; fractures, cleft lip, and the Madelung wrist deformity.
2) In 1989, Klisic introduced the term to replace congenital dislocation of the hips, (3) which suggested dislocation at birth and did not include developing dislocation or acetabular dysplasia over time.
Gwenllian was born with Congenital Dislocation of the Hips (CDH)in which the hip bone sits outside the joint.
Laura, of Cannon Park Road, who will be starting a physiotherapy course at Coventry University, was born with congenital dislocation of her right hip.
It was the result of congenital dislocation of the hips, an instability of the hip joint which affects about 400 in every 100,000 babies.
Primary open reduction of congenital dislocation of the hip using a median adductor approach.
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