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Table 2 Indication for total hip arthroplasty (n = 69)

From: Long-term results of cemented total hip arthroplasty in patients younger than 30 years and the outcome of subsequent revisions

Indication Number of hips
Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis 18
Osteonecrosis of femoral head 21
  Systemic lupus erythematosus 7
Acute lymphatic leukemia 3
Crohn’s disease 3
Nepropathy, kidney transplantation 2
Hypothalamic disorder 1
Aplastic anemia 1
Wegener’s disease 1
Unknown origin 3
Developmental dysplasia of the hip 7
Multiple epiphyseal dysplasia 2
Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease 6
Ankylosing spondylitis 5
Morquio’s disease 2
Ankylosis of unknown origin 2
Polycystic disease of the femoral head of unknown origin 2
Arthritis and osteomyelitits 2
Posttraumatic osteoarthritis 1
Psoriatic arthritis 1