Which of the following regarding congenital dislocation of the Hip is false.
|A||The right hip is more commonly involved than the left|
|B||This disorder is more common in females than in males|
|C||Family history of congenital dysplasia of the hip increases the likelihood of this condition to approx 10%|
|D||CDH incidence is very high in breech deliveries|
The right hip is more commonly involved than the left
a. The left hip is more involved than the right. It is also more common in white children than black, it also has a high incidence in Navajo Indians and low incidence among Chinese.
b. Breech delivery with the mechanical forces of abnormal flexion of the hips can easily be seen as cause of Dislocation of the femoral head.