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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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Late diagnosis of congenital dislocation of the hip and presence of a screening programme: South Australian population-based study.
CT demonstrated that hips with <34% of the remaining posterior acetabulum were unstable and with >55% were stable after posterior fracture dislocation of the hip [31].
Furuya H, Shimamura Y, Kaneko K, Sakuramoto H, Hirata K, Arai Y: Traumatic dislocation of the hip in a child caused by trivial force for age.
Influence of Age on the Outcome of Single stage Reconstructive surgery for Congenital Dislocation of the Hip Joint.
The anatomy and pathology of congenital dislocation of the hip.
36) illustrated pain in the buttocks, which radiated to the entire lower limb, with a deficit in the plantar flexion and dorsiflexion of the ankle joint in an 84 year-old patient, who underwent revision arthroplasty performed with closed surgery for the dislocation of the hip.
The posterior dislocation of the hip is by far the most common type with a reported ratio of anterior to posterior dislocations rangingfrom1:10to1:19[2, 3].
2012) Twenty years experience of selective secondary ultrasound screening for congenital dislocation of the hip.
Chapters address anatomy, principles and methods of treatment and their indications, and treatment plans for fractures of various bones in adults and children, joint and peripheral nerve injuries, deformities, infections, tuberculosis of bones and joints, congenital dislocation of the hip, poliomyelitis and other neuromuscular disorders, tumors, spinal injuries, paraplegia, scoliosis, arthritis, degenerative disorders, soft tissue conditions, metabolic bone diseases, and other conditions.
However, confirming the injury, BHA doctor Alison Green, who was the first to attend to Lee, said: "He's suffered an anterior dislocation of the hip, which is a most unusual injury.
The case further supports the theory that the dysplastic changes in the femoral head in congenital dislocation of the hip are a result of its abnormal contact with the ilium or false acetabulum, and that the femoral head will grow normally even if dislocated, in the absence of this abnormal contact.
Indications for arthroplasty include: osteoarthritis (OA), rheumatoid arthritis (RA), avascular necrosis (AVN) or osteonecrosis (ON), congenital dislocation of the hip joint (CDH), acetabular dysplasia (shallow hip socket), frozen shoulder, loose shoulder, traumatized and misaligned joint, joint stiffness.
The operation, known as gans osteotomy, is used in cases of congenital dislocation of the hip.
1) The term DDH has replaced congenital dislocation of the hip because it better describes the full range of abnormalities that can occur in infants' hips.