Details of the image ‘Coxa vara and coxa valga: diagram’ Modality: Diagram. Coxa valga describes a deformity of the hip where there is an increased angle between the femoral When the angle is coxa vara. decreased proximal femoral neck-shaft angle; vertical position of the proximal femoral physis and varus. pathomechanics. coxa vara and.

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Coxa Vara / Coxa Valga

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In the case of acquired coxa vara from a fracture, the proximal femur and femoral neck need accurate reduction and rigid fixation to avoid potential serious complications. An associated dysplastic acetabulum can lead to a hip subluxation.


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Premature epiphyseal closure is described as one of the ethiological factors of coxa vara. Wrist drop Boutonniere deformity Swan neck deformity Mallet finger.

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A Trendelenburg limp is sometimes associated with unilateral coxa vara and a waddling gait is often seen when bilateral coxa vara is present. It is caused by a slipped epiphysis of the femoral head. Vrije Universiteit Brussel Project. National Athletic Trainers’ Association.

Acheiropodia Ectromelia Phocomelia Amelia Hemimelia. In this case study, the acetabulum is abnormal in coxa vara. Cleidocranial dysostosis Sprengel’s deformity Wallis—Zieff—Goldblatt syndrome. Among bone and joint problems are osteoporosis brittle bonesosteoarthritis degenerative arthritis and gout.

In other projects Wikimedia Commons. The most serious ones with high and long term morbidity being osteonecrosis and coxa vara.


Hip, Groin, or Buttock Problem. What are coxa valga and coxa vara?

Coxa valga

A progressive varus deformity might also occur in congenital coxa vara as well as excessive growth of the trochanter and shortening of the femoral neck. Original Editor vafa Sofie De Coster. Developmental coxa vara is a rare condition with an incidence of 1 in 25 live births.

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Madelung’s deformity Clinodactyly Oligodactyly Polydactyly. This is achieved by performing a valgus osteotomy, with the valgus position of the femoral neck improving the action of the valta muscles, normalising the femoral neck angle, increasing total limb length and improving the joint congruence.

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