coxa vara and vertical physis increases Etiologies of Coxa Vara neck (looks like inverted-Y radiolucency); decreased femoral anteversion. INTRODUTION Coxa vara is progressive decrease in the angle between the (A ) Pauwels Y-shaped osteotomy. Coxo valga y varo. MARTINS, Josefa Sileda y SILVA, Anselmo José da. Angle of Inclination of Femur in Man and its Relationship with Coxa Vara and Coxa Valga. Int. J. Morphol.

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As a result of congenital coxa varathe inferior medial area of the femoral neck may be fragmented.

MRI can be used to visualise the epiphyseal plate, cosa may be widened in coxa vara. Physiopedia articles are best used to find the original sources of information see the references list at the bottom of the article.

Skull and face Craniosynostosis: Madelung’s deformity Clinodactyly Oligodactyly Polydactyly. Due to the low incidence of coxa vara and even lower for coxa valga, there is little literature currently available. Articles lacking sources from December All vada lacking sources Infobox medical condition new All stub articles. Coxa vara is as a varus deformity of the femoral neck.

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This is achieved by performing a valgus osteotomy, with the valgus position of the femoral neck improving the action of the gluteus muscles, normalising the femoral neck angle, increasing total limb length and improving the joint congruence.

Wrist vwra Boutonniere deformity Swan neck deformity Mallet finger. An associated dysplastic acetabulum can lead to a hip subluxation. CT can be used to determine the degree of femoral anteversion or retroversion.


Pectus excavatum Pectus carinatum. Premature epiphyseal closure is described as one of the ethiological factors of coxa vara.

Retrieved from ” https: In most cases Physiopedia articles are a secondary source and so should not be used as references. Another possible explanation for the high occurrence of coxa vara is the loss of reduction after initial fracture reduction of implant failure in unstable fractures.

Luxating patella Chondromalacia valgz Patella baja Patella alta. That is usually the journal article where the information was first stated. Cubitus valgus Cubitus varus. H Larsen syndrome Rapadilino syndrome. Ashish Ranade et al also showed that a varus position of the neck is believed to prevent hip subluxation associated with femoral lengthening.

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A retrospective study of femoral neck fractures in children show the following complications: Original Editor – Sofie De Coster.

Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Retrieved from ” https: This article does not cite any sources. Surgery is the most effective treatment protocol. Protrusio acetabuli Coxa valga Coxa vara. Developmental coxa vara is a rare condition with an incidence of 1 in 25 live births. Genu valgum Genu varum Genu recurvatum Discoid meniscus Congenital patellar dislocation Congenital knee dislocation.

It is caused by a slipped epiphysis of the femoral head.

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Subluxation in children is measured by the Migration Index and the Centre edge Angle. In other projects Wikimedia Commons.

Ángulo de Inclinación del Fémur en el Hombre y su Relación con la Coxa Vara y la Coxa Valga

A review on the development of coxa vara by Currarino et al showed an association with spondylometaphyseal dysplasia, demonstrating that stimulated corner fractures were present balga most instances.

Patients may also show femoral retroversion or decreased anteversion. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Clinically, the condition valgz itself as varq abnormal, but painless gait pattern. Patients with coxa vara often show:. Acetabular index AI and sourcil slope SS are significantly different than in the normal acetabulum. 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.

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.

This article about a disease of musculoskeletal and connective tissue is a stub. Winged scapula Adhesive capsulitis Rotator cuff tear Subacromial bursitis. This page was last edited on 1 Aprilat Literature is lacking, but surgical management appears to be the accepted treatment protocol for this condition.