Evaluation, imaging, histology and operative treatment for dysplasia epiphysealis hemimelica (Trevor disease) of the acetabulum: a case report and review

Dennis R Wenger, Mark J Adamczyk
Iowa Orthopaedic Journal 2005, 25: 60-5
Dysplasia epiphysealis hemimelica (DEH), or Trevor's disease, is a rare disorder that most commonly affects the epiphysis of long bones in children. Rarely, major joints such as the hip can be involved. In this paper we describe a successfully treated case involving the acetabulum, documented with multiple imaging modalities, intraoperative photographs, histology, and follow-up radiographs.

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