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.
37) illustrates the complete paralysis of the sciatic nerve, due to the entrapment of the nerve around the femoral neck, following the repeated manipulation to reduce the dislocation of the hip prosthesis with closed surgery.
Traumatic dislocation and fracture dislocation of the hip.
1968) Etiology, pathogenesis and possible prevention of congenital dislocation of the hip.
Three part posterior fracture dislocation of the hip without fracture of the femoral head: review of the literature and a case report.
Retroversion of the acetabular dome after Salter and triple pelvic osteotomy for congenital dislocation of the hip.
Prevention of the development of the typical dislocation of the hip Clin Orthop Relat Res.
Many problems affected the musculoskeletal system at that time, and papers presented at the 1903 meeting of the American Orthopaedic Association, then in its sixth year of existence, covered topics such as tuberculosis of bones and joints, club feet, congenital dislocation of the hip, rickets, polio, osteomyelitis, and trauma.
Your granddaughter has a congenital dislocation of the hip where the ball of the thighbone fails to fit into the socket of the pelvic bone.
A better comprehension of the vascular supply to the femoral head (4,5) has allowed the establishment of the technique for safe surgical dislocation of the hip.
Extensive or global disease or posterior hip impingement requires surgical dislocation of the hip to provide adequate exposure, as well as access to the entire acetabulum and proximal part of the femur.
The mechanism of dislocation of the hip has been shown in multiple case studies to be axial loading, most commonly secondary to impact with a dashboard in a motor vehicle crash.
Subtrochanteric femoral shortening osteotomy in total hip arthroplasty for high-riding developmental dislocation of the hip.
Materials and methods: The CDPR was developed to establish a fixed point on the pelvis that would remain constant throughout the procedure and from which the distance to the greater trochanter could be measured prior to dislocation of the hip.