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Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip

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by Cresse M

(DDH; Congenital Dysplasia/Dislocation of the Hip [CDH]; Congenital Dysplasia of the Hip; Congenital Dislocation of the Hip; Congenital Subluxability of the Hip; Congenital Hip Dysplasia; Congenital Hip Dislocation; Congenital Hip Subluxability; Dysplasia of the Hip, Developmental)



American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

American Academy of Pediatrics



Canadian Institute of Child Health

Canadian Paediatric Society



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