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All the following are causes of coxa vara except:
|A||Malunion of trochanteric fracture|
|C||Rickets and osteomalacia.|
|D||Dislocation of hip.|
Dislocation of hip
The normal neck shaft angle in a femur is 160' at birth decreasing to about 125 degrees in adult life. An angle less than 120o is called Coxa Vara. Dislocation does not cause coxa vara.