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Definition of Coxa valga

Coxa valga: Outward curvature of the hip. Malformation of the hip at birth, such as coxa valga, can increase one's risk for development of osteoarthritis of the hip in later life

Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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Last Editorial Review: 6/14/2012

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