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Can developmental dysplasia of the hip be cured?

Most babies born with developmental dysplasia of the hip can be successfully treated without recurrence of hip problems later in their life. But in some cases, they may develop arthritis, in their affected joint, later in life.

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Author: Dr Idan Ben-Barak PhD, MSc, BSc (Med)
First answered: 20 Oct 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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Category: Failure to thrive


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