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What can you interpret from a health report of a child?

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Dr. Aashish Raghu

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Posted on Tue, 21 Aug 2018 in Back Pain
Question: Need opinion on my bay health report
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Answered by Dr. Aashish Raghu 41 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Septic dislocation hip.

Detailed Answer:

Hello,

Thanks for the query.

It appears that the child had dislocated hip which was treated with osteotomy procedure and open reduction to bring the head of the femur back into its place with the acetabulum.

It looks like the surgery has been done well to contain the head of the femur back in its place.

Is the child walking now?

Any limp?

What was the history of the child's problems?

I hope I have answered your query.

I will be available to answer your follow up queries.

Regards.
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Follow up: Dr. Aashish Raghu 26 minutes later
she is not walking properly.
so any suggestion , does she required any further treatment to get normal walk.
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Answered by Dr. Aashish Raghu 3 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Gait training.

Detailed Answer:

There may be some shortening because of the procedure.

It would be a good idea to wait and watch. Let her continue walking. X-ray looks good. She should improve with good gait training.

Take care.

Dr. Aashish Raghu, Orthopaedic Surgeon
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