Discussion in 'Spot Diagnosis' started by J.P.C. Peper, Jul 20, 2012.
What’s your diagnosis?
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Scrotum is seen little large. This may be bilateral congenital hydrocele.
Congenital hip luxation.
There are two clues in the picture: first, there's a skin fold near the child's groin that is characteristic in this condition. Also, it can be seen that the examiner performs the Ortolani maneuver.
Congenital hip luxation is a condition with a complex etiology, in which there's an increased resilience of the joint structures. It must be recognised early, otherwise permanent malformation of the joint can occur.
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