Galeazzi Test

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Galeazzi Test

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Used to assess for leg length discrepancy 

With the patient supine, the patient brings the knees so that they are equally flexed to 90 degrees with the hips at roughly 45 degrees of flexion​

If the heights vary, there may be a leg length discrepancy ​

One leg more anterior on lateral view, indicates longer femur

Patient has a longer left femur

On leg taller from anterior view, indicates longer tibia ​

Patient has a longer left tibia

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