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Posted by: yoge | 2009/08/08

short bone leg

my friend baby was born with 1 leg longer then the other leg. she was born on 4th july 2009 (1 month old). her hip bone is shorther then the other hip. what should we do? please help!!!!

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Dear Yoge
This is something that needs to be seen to by a paediatric orthopaedic surgeon. Ask your paediatrician to refer you- unless he has already looked at it and decided to wait a little.

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