acetabuloplasty


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acetabuloplasty

[ə‚sēd·ə′bu̇l·ə‚plas·tē]
(medicine)
Plastic surgery involving repair or enlargement of the cavity of the acetabulum to restore its normal state.
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(11) Therefore, hip arthroscopy for treatment of FAI did not evolve into its current form until the mid 2000s, allowing for arthroscopic labral repair, reconstruction, acetabuloplasty, and femoroplasty.
This was eventually resolved by surgical treatment with a posterior acetabuloplasty and femoral varus osteotomy with a favorable outcome.
One-stage treatment of congenital severely dislocated hips in older children through various acetabuloplasty techniques: 22 children followed for 1-5 years.
Since it was possible to achieve concentric reduction of the hip joint and the age of the child was 7 years we had treatment options of Salter's osteotomy and Pemberton's Acetabuloplasty as illustrated in the table 1.
They reviewed medical literature from 1966 to 2009 using the search terms Perthes, shelf procedure, and acetabuloplasty and finally concluded that while radiographic measurements indicate improved coverage of the femoral head after shelf acetabuloplasty for Perthes' disease, available evidence did not document the procedure that prevents early onset of osteoarthritis or improves long term function.
A motorized burr was used to create a small bleeding bed of bone at the 2:30 position, just inferior to the psoas tendon and superior to the tear; an acetabuloplasty was not performed.
Radiographic course after acetabuloplasty and femoral osteotomy in hip dysplasia.
The orthopedist recommended that our daughter undergo a surgical procedure called a "varus osteotomy with an acetabuloplasty and a capsular reefing." He told us that if we do not correct this dislocation problem, she will soon experience pain, may eventually refuse to walk and could end up with a permanent hip deformity.
Classification of acetabular deficiencies and operative treatment with acetabuloplasty combined with total hip arthroplasty.
Use of pericapsular acetabuloplasty to improve coverage," The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery.