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Treatment of CDH can be divided into three strategies according to the chronology of presentation:

  • in the newborn
  • in those age 6 months to 6 years
  • in those more than 6 years old

The aim of treatment is to reduce the hip and to keep it reduced. Normal development should then occur, providing an early diagnosis has been made.

Last reviewed 01/2018