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Preoperative Planning for DDH Revision Surgery
“Tips and Tricks”

Mousa M. Alhaosawi MD1, Amir Shahryar Ariamanesh MD2*

1- King Fahad Hospital, Almadinah Almunawwarah, Saudi Arabia
2- Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran
* Corresponding Author

Perioperative and postoperative complications and unexpected surgical findings are much more common in revision surgery for developmental dysplasia of the hip than they are in primary surgery. The article explains the preoperative planning process step by step detailing the expected problems and keeping an open eye for the unexpected ones.

Keywords: DDH, Hip dysplasia, Preoperative planning, Redislocation, Revision surgery