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Perkins' lines

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A system of lines that can be drawn on the x-ray of a pelvis. An aid for diagnosing congenital luxation of the hip.

Description

A system of lines that can be drawn on the x-ray of a pelvis. An aid for diagnosing congenital luxation of the hip.

Bibliography

  • G. Perkins:
    Signs by which to diagnose congenital dislocation of the hip.
    The Lancet, 1928, 214: 648-650.

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