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Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip
Tree Number(s)
C05.550.518.384.500
C05.660.297
C16.131.621.297
Unique ID
D000082602
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000082602
Scope Note
Dislocation of the HIP JOINT from an abnormal FEMORAL HEAD to the ACETABULUM relationship. It is most often due to ligamentous laxity, abnormal positioning of the joint and various other developmental, congenital factors, and method of delivery (e.g., OLIGOHYDRAMNIOS). When dislocation is diagnosed in neonates it is referred to as CONGENITAL HIP DYSPLASIA.
Entry Term(s)
Developmental Hip Dislocation
Developmental Hip Dysplasia
Hip Dislocation, Developmental
Previous Indexing
Hip Dislocation, Congenital (1992-2020)
Public MeSH Note
2021
History Note
2021
Date Established
2021/01/01
Date of Entry
2020/07/07
Revision Date
2020/02/21
Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip Preferred
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