Patients with osteoarthritis, crossover sign, CAM lesion, or coxa saltans were excluded.
Coxa saltans interna has been implicated as a source of pain particularly in the young female.
17) These factors can confound the diagnosis, and it is possible that some patients with labrum tears due to psoas impingement could have a mild pincer lesion, capsular laxity, or even coxa saltans interna.
1) The specific prevalence of Coxa Saltans has not been reported relative to other hip disorders, and is it not considered a common cause of hip problems.
A case is presented to illustrate the diagnosis, and treatment of external Coxa Saltans in an elite dancer using Active Release Techniques[R] soft tissue management system.