Prelux clinic – ultrasound of the hips in infants
Prelux tests are used to early detect, birth defects of the hip joints in newborns and infants. As part of the visit to the Prelux Clinic, an orthopedic examination of the child and an ultrasound examination of the hip joints are performed.
The examination should be done twice:
1/ after birth around 4-6 weeks of age
2/ about 12-16 weeks of the newborn's life
Special preparation of the patient is not required to conduct an ultrasound examination.
In our clinic, examination is performed by specialists in the field of orthopedics: MD Katarzyna Płocieniak and MD Dominik Orzechowski. The research is carried out in accordance with the Graf method.