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I had a dislocated hip as a baby. How likely are my children to get it?

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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics

In brief: 3-4%, but...

Developmental hip dysplasia, new term for 'congenital hip dislocation, ' occurs way more often in girls and in babies born in breech position.
Therefore, the chance will be more or less depending upon the gender and presentation of fetus.

In brief: 3-4%, but...

Developmental hip dysplasia, new term for 'congenital hip dislocation, ' occurs way more often in girls and in babies born in breech position.
Therefore, the chance will be more or less depending upon the gender and presentation of fetus.
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