Medical Definition of Hip contracture

1. Permanent fixation of the hip in primary positions, with limited passive or active motion at the hip joint. Locomotion is difficult and pain is sometimes present when the hip is in motion. It may be caused by trauma, infection, or poliomyelitis. (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hip Contracture

hip-pocket flask
hip and shoulder
hip arthroplasty
hip bath
hip bones
hip boot
hip boots
hip bursitis
hip check
hip checked
hip checking
hip checks
hip contracture (current term)
hip dislocation
hip dysplasia
hip flask
hip fracture
hip fractures
hip hip hooray
hip hop
hip joint
hip pack
hip pad
hip phenomenon
hip pocket
hip pointer

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