The Periacetabular Osteotomy
The periacetabular osteotomy (PAO) is a hip preserving procedure performed to correct a congenital deficiency of the acetabulum.
The goal is to mobilize the acetabulum in order to cover adequately the femoral head.
KeywordsFemoral Head Anterior Superior Iliac Spine Pubic Ramus Lateral Femoral Cutaneous Nerve Periacetabular Osteotomy
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