Presentation

  • Nathalie’s Story

    My name is Nathalie. I was born in 2001. I was diagnosed with a rare disorder (OI) Osteogenesis Imperfecta also known as Brittle Bone Disease. Child abuse allegations were part of this experience. I was 5 weeks old and unexplainable …

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  • Nadine’s Story

    After years of right groin pain which was worsening in frequency and severity since my second pregnancy, I was seen by my local orthopedist and diagnosed with a tear of the right labrum. Upon referral to a hip specialist for …

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  • Adult Hip Dysplasia [Presentation]

    Adult hip dysplasia describes a condition where the hip’s ball (femoral head) and socket (acetabulum) are misaligned. The condition is common in children but is also found in adolescents and adults who have had no history of problems in childhood. …

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  • Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease [Presentation]

    Legg-Calve-Perthes disease is a term used to describe avascular necrosis of the hip in children under the age of 10. The condition occurs when a disruption to the hip’s blood supply causes the bone of the femoral head to die …

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  • Hip Dysplasia [Presentation]

    Hip dysplasia describes a condition where the hip’s ball (femoral head) and socket (acetabulum) are misaligned. The condition primarily affects children but is also commonly diagnosed in adulthood. Treatment options range from simple bracing to extensive surgery and should be determined based on the patient’s age and the severity of their condition.

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