Treatment of posttraumatic labral interposition with surgical hip dislocation and labral repair

Iowa Orthop J. 2011;31:187-92.

Abstract

We report a case of a 12-year-old male with delayed presentation of a spontaneous incongruous reduction of a hip dislocation due to labral-chondral acetabular rim fragment entrapment The patient was treated with a staged hip arthroscopy and subsequent surgical dislocation and open repair. At two-year follow-up, the patient had an excellent clinical and radiographic outcome.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Acetabulum / diagnostic imaging
  • Acetabulum / injuries*
  • Acetabulum / surgery*
  • Arthroscopy / methods*
  • Child
  • Epiphyses / diagnostic imaging
  • Epiphyses / injuries
  • Epiphyses / surgery
  • Hip Dislocation / diagnostic imaging
  • Hip Dislocation / etiology
  • Hip Dislocation / surgery*
  • Hip Injuries / complications
  • Hip Injuries / diagnostic imaging
  • Hip Injuries / surgery*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Orthopedics / methods*
  • Radiography