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Dislocated hip in East African infants and children
  1. J. C. Griffiths


    A true congenital hip dislocation (CDH) occurring in a native African child is described.

    Other forms of hip dislocation in Africa are presented.

    Differential diagnosis is stressed especially between true CDH and the teratological form.

    The rarity of true CDH in Africa is discussed.

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