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Transient Synovitis of Hip. A Virological Investigation

Br Med J 1968; 4 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.4.5630.557 (Published 30 November 1968) Cite this as: Br Med J 1968;4:557
  1. N. J. Blockey,
  2. B. B. Porter

    Abstract

    Virological studies in 17 children with transient synovitis of the hip did not confirm the suggestion that this is caused by a viral infection. Minor trauma is thought to be a more likely cause.