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2 Possible Causes for Frog Leg Position: Flexion and Abduction of Hips

  • Antenatal Onset Minicore Myopathy with Arthrogryposis

    […] with extended knees - jackknifed position Abducted and ER hips with flexed knees - frog leg *Upper extremity Shoulders - IR Elbows - flexion Wrists - ulnar deviation and[] […] contractures, Muscle weakness, Fibrosis (jt capsule), Newborn stiffness, Lack of muscle development Orthopedic impairments *Lower extremity Subluxed or dislocated and flexed hips[]

  • Coxa Valga

    A method called frog leg positioning that increases the contact between femoral head and acetabulum, therefore, decreasing the deformity.[] Legg-Calve-Perthes disease – The doctor is more likely to use combined flexion, abduction and rotation of an immobilized hip joint in this type.[]

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