(redirected from anterior hip dislocation)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
Related to anterior hip dislocation: posterior hip dislocation
References in periodicals archive ?
Anterior hip dislocation occurs when the knee strikes a dashboard with the thigh abducted or due to fall from a considerable height or from a blow to the back while in a squatting position [2, 3].
Anterior hip dislocation with associated ipsilateral femoral shaft fracture is a very rare injury, with few cases reported in the literature.
Traffic accidents are considered the main cause of bilateral anterior hip dislocations in the majority of cases with dashboard impact [2].

Full browser ?