Acetabular dysplasia may be related to global joint hyperlaxity

Bilsel K., CEYLAN H. H., Yildiz F., Erden T., Toprak A., Tuncay I.

INTERNATIONAL ORTHOPAEDICS, vol.40, no.5, pp.885-889, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 40 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1007/s00264-015-3004-3
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.885-889
  • Keywords: Joint hyperlaxity, Acetabular dysplasia, Centre-edge angle, Acetabular angle, Shoulder instability, HIP OSTEOARTHRITIS, CONGENITAL DISLOCATION, LAXITY, ADULT, JAPAN, MEN
  • Bezmialem Vakıf University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose Some patients with shoulder laxity complain of coxalgia without a history of trauma. We hypothesised that patients who have recurrent shoulder instability accompanied with generalised joint hyperlaxity tend to have acetabular dysplasia.