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Table 2 Indications for joint replacement in the study population

From: Trochanteric osteotomy versus posterolateral approach: function the first year post surgery. A pilot study

  Posterolateral
(n = 85)
Number (%)
Trochanteric osteotomy
(n = 24)
Number (%)
Primary osteoarthritis 61 (71.7) 13 (54.2)
Posttraumatic osteoarthritis 2 (2.4) 1 (4.2)
Dysplasia 7 (8.2) 4 (16.7)
Rheumatic disease 3 (3.5)   
Femoral neck fracture 2 (2.4) 2 (8.3)
Pseudarthrosis after fracture    2 (8.3)
Osteonecrosis 8 (9.4) 2 (8.3)
Perthes 2 (2.4)   
  1. P-value = 0.121