dysplasia

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dysplasia

[di′splā·zhə]
(pathology)
Abnormal development or growth, especially of cells.
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The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) currently recommends that all newborn babies be screened by physical examination for the presence of developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH).
Hip, hip for treatment DEVELOPMENTAL dysplasia of the hip covers a variety of conditions in which the ball and socket joint do not develop properly.
Yasgur and coworkers studied nine hips with developmental dysplasia of the hip that were treated with a total hip arthroplasty and a subtrochanteric shortening osteotomy.
Acetabular dysplasia after treatment for developmental dysplasia of the hip. Implications for secondary procedures.
Other babies at high risk for developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) are those in whom either parent or a sibling had the condition.
Developmental dysplasia of the hip is a spectrum of abnormalities ranging from frank and partial dislocation to an instability in which the femoral head comes in and out of the socket, as well as an array of acetabulum malformations.
When she was just 14 monthsold, she was diagnosed with developmental dysplasia of the hip, a condition in which the ball and socket of the hip do not develop properly.
Schaap also compared patients in this group, who were mostly females and in whom the condition tended to be bilateral, with patients with developmental dysplasia of the hip. (9)
Ultrasound detects developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) early, limits radiation exposure to infants, and provides a timely warning that conservative therapy is not working, said Dr.
The two-year-old was just 14 months when she was diagnosed with developmental dysplasia of the hip, a condition in which the ball and socket of the hip do not develop properly.
DEVELOPMENTAL dysplasia of the hip describes a variety of conditions in which the ball and socket of the hip do not develop properly.

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