• 25 FEB 18

    Congenital Arm Paralysis – Brachial Palsy

    The brachial palsy is defined as a muscle weakness or paralysis of different severity degrees, which develops in the arm, forearm and hand on the respective side during dystocia, due to the stretching in the nerve structures starting from neck level of the spinal cord of the infant and extending to the hand through the

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    • 25 FEB 18

    Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip

    The congenital incongruence between the bones constituting the hip joint is called “developmental dysplasia of the hip.” Conditions ranging from a simple incongruence between the bones to the very later stage in which a hip dislocation is seen fall within the developmental dysplasia of the hip. This condition, which was defined as the congenital hip

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    • 25 FEB 18

    Perthes Disease

    It manifests in limping and hobbling in children. Early diagnosis is essential in the treatment of Perthes, which is observed 5 times more in boys, compared to girls. Risk Factors in Perthes Disease Perthes disease is caused by disturbed blood circulation in the round top of the femur bone. Manifesting in ages 4 to 8,

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    • 25 FEB 18

    Protective Hip Surgery and its Purpose

    Protective hip surgery means taking necessary measures in time to prevent complete calcification of the hip and preventing prosthesis surgery Protective hip surgery can be used for all age groups from children to adults. On the other hand, while not being certain, there’s an age limit of 45. Scientific publications on the subject reveal that

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