Knee and Hip Disorders

Knee and Significant dysfunction of one or both knees or hips that result from gross anatomical deformity such as subluxation, contracture, bony or fibrous ankylosis, and instability. Specifically, imaging of the knee or hip (x-ray\MRI) must show joint space narrowing, bony destruction or ankylosis (stiffness of joint due to abnormal rigidity and adhesion of the bones of the joint). The knee\hip condition must result in the inability to effectively walk.