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Tectoplasty for painful dislocation or subluxation of the hip. Long-term evaluation of a new acetabuloplasty


, : Tectoplasty for painful dislocation or subluxation of the hip. Long-term evaluation of a new acetabuloplasty. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. British Volume 68(1): 55-60

Tectoplasty is a new acetabuloplasty which aims to provide an extra-articular weight-bearing surface in cases of dysplastic acetabulum, hip subluxation or dislocation with a false acetabulum. The lateral wall of the iliac bone at the lateral edge of the affected acetabulum is raised as a proximally-based flap and massive bone grafts are inserted to provide a congruous, non-absorbable roof for the capsule and femoral head. An advantage is that the weight-bearing surface can be formed away from the original acetabulum, wherever the dislocated or subluxated femoral head may lie. Of 34 hips with congenital dislocation or severe subluxation treated by this method, 27 were evaluated after an average follow-up of 12 years. At review the patients averaged 35 years of age and satisfactory results with good relief of pain had been obtained in 78%. The results were unsatisfactory when degenerative changes had already developed before operation. Tectoplasty is indicated for pain due to congenital subluxation or dislocation of the hip under the age of thirty, in the absence of advanced osteoarthritis.

US$29.90

PMID: 3510216


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