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Differential Diagnosis For Hip Auscutation Sign/Abnormal

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List of current finding(s):

Trauma Causes
Femoral neck stress fracture
Femur, fracture, distal end
Femur, fracture, neck
Hip fracture
Usage, Degenerative, Necrosis, Age Related Disorders
Malum coxae senilis/hip osteoarthritis
Femoral head/Avascular/Aseptic necrosis
Definition

With stethoscope on symphysis pubis, listen for sound transmission, or not, from tap on patella that side with reflex hammer. Compare to normal side.

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