What is Congenital Hip Dislocation?

What is Congenital Hip Dislocation?

Congenital Hip Dislocation is the displacement of the head of the femur from its proper socket, which can lead to permanent disabilities if not recognized and treated early.

Congenital Hip Dislocation Symptoms

In young children whose dislocation is not severe, there may be no symptoms until they walk. In such cases, the dislocation can be noticed during normal examinations by pediatricians.

Which Babies Are At Risk?

Those who have hip dislocation in their family or close relatives. This situation must be reported to the doctor.
Babies born with breech presentation or babies who remain in the womb with their heads up until the end of pregnancy.