Arthrodiastasis for stiff hips in young patients

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Cañadell, J.M. (J. M.); Gonzales, F. (F.); Barrios, R.H. (Raúl H.); Amillo, S. (Santiago);
(1993)
  • Publisher: Springer Verlag
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1007/BF00194191
  • Subject: Epiphyses, Slipped | Hip Dislocation, Congenital | Hip Joint/radiography/surgery

Joint distraction (arthrodiastasis) with a unilateral fixator was used to treat 9 patients with stiffness of the hip which had followed Perthes' disease (3), epiphysiolysis (2), congenital dysplasia (2), tuberculosis (1) and idiopathic chondrolysis (1). Their average ag... View more
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