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does closed reduction help with developmental hip dysplasia

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Qamar Khan
17 years experience Pain Management
A few options: Strengthening the muscles around the hip will help a lot. You may want to consider some supplements like glucosamine, however recent research hasn't ... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
18 years experience Family Medicine
Hip dysplasia is not: considered uncommon so the screening test for it should not be neglected. That is the reason why all infants are tested and continued to be tested th ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Clabeaux
19 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Yes: Loss of motion can be symptomatic of many different things. The most common is osteoarthritis. In terms of dysphasia you will need an x-ray. If yo ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Hohman Jr
13 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Yes, but...: broad topic with several variations essentially the hip fails to form properlybecause the ball does not rest in the socket in the appropriate location ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Will Moorehead
52 years experience Orthopedic Spine Surgery
Yes: Developmental hip dysplasia occurs in approximately 0.4 % of births. Result of treatment depend on early diagnosis and treatment institution. Between ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bertrand Kaper
29 years experience Orthopedic Reconstructive Surgery
Abnormal hip: Development dysplasia of the hip (aka ddh) is a condition in which the normal development of the hip is altered. This problem can affect the acetabul ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Michalski
36 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
DDH: Really depends upon age and severity. Anything from observation, closed or open reduction, osteotomies (many types), hip scope with limited applicatio ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
36 years experience Pediatrics
Hip dysplasia: The hip socket is a ball and socket joint. It forms correctly when the ball is sitting correctly in the "socket area" so the socket can develop correc ... Read More
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Dr. Mitzi Johnson
36 years experience Integrative Medicine
Not Terrible: The earlier the diagnosis and start of treatment to re-align the hips the better the outcome. Outcomes are better if the re-positioning can be done w ... Read More
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Dr. Joy Jackson
19 years experience Family Medicine
My : My philosophy on second opinions is, if you think you may need one, get it. Don't hesitate. It is always good to get another perspective on things. Fi ... Read More
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