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Coxa Vara MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Coxa Vara
Tree Number(s)
C05.116.214.500.500
C23.300.970.249.500
Unique ID
D060905
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D060905
Scope Note
Hip deformity in which the femoral neck leans forward resulting in a decrease in the angle between femoral neck and its shaft. It may be congenital often syndromic, acquired, or developmental.
Entry Term(s)
Acquired Coxa Vara
Acquired Coxa Varus
Congenital Coxa Vara
Congenital Coxa Varus
Coxa Vara, Congenital
Coxa Varus
Developmental Coxa Vara
Developmental Coxa Varus
Infantile Coxa Vara
Previous Indexing
Hip Joint (1964-2011)
Joint Diseases (1964-2011)
See Also
Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses
Public MeSH Note
2012
History Note
2012
Date Established
2012/01/01
Date of Entry
2011/06/24
Revision Date
2013/07/08
Coxa Vara Preferred
Developmental Coxa Vara Narrower
Acquired Coxa Vara Narrower
Congenital Coxa Vara Narrower
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