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LLDDoctor of Laws
LLDLast Line of Defence (gaming clan)
LLDLamb Lies Down on Broadway (band Genesis album/tour)
LLDLearning Lab Denmark
LLDLeft Lateral Decubitus
LLDLipid-Lowering Drug
LLDLeg Length Discrepancy
LLDLower Limit of Detection
LLDLow Level Design
LLDLamp Lumen Depreciation (light loss measurement)
LLDLeadless Diode
LLDLanguage Learning Disability
LLDLower Level of Detection
LLDLiquor Licensing Division (Australia)
LLDLodge Leadership Development
LLDLower Limb Discrepancy (medical condition)
LLDLight Limited Duty (US Navy)
LLDLife Long Dream
LLDLegum Doctor (Latin: Doctor of Laws)
LLDLow-Level Dose
LLDLow-Loss Dielectric Material
LLDLow-Level Discriminator
LLDLarge Lot Division (zoning)
LLDLow Level Dueling (gaming)
LLDLearning-Language Disabilities (education)
LLDLupus-Like Disease
LLDLow Level Discrete (command type)
LLDLow Level Document
LLDLondon Landlords’ Day (UK)
LLDLabeled Let Down (skate team)
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Stephens, "The effect of leg length discrepancy on foot loading patterns and contact times," Foot and Ankle International, vol.
Leg length discrepancy assessment: accuracy and precision in five clinical methods of evaluation.
(1984) Leg length discrepancy assessment: accuracy and precision in five clinical methods of evaluation.
A good example of this is when a boy with leg length discrepancy is permitted to stand on the tip of the toes on his short leg during the spine exam.
On physical examination, the left leg was significantly shorter, with the leg length discrepancy measured grossly at approximately 2.5-3.0 cm.
Leg length discrepancy exceeding the guidelines (>2 cm --shortening/lengthening) at final followup.
The authors concluded that the two clinicians showed good reliability in determining which leg was short but poor reliability in measuring the exact amount of the leg length discrepancy. (20) Triano and colleagues reviewed the literature concerning methods used by chiropractors to determine the site for manipulation, screening 2594 titles, with 201 articles meeting the inclusion criteria.
There is one common cause of hip pain in children and adults not mentioned, however: leg length discrepancy.
Running in the same direction day after day on a paved street with a slanted surface, as most streets indeed have, serves as a functional leg length discrepancy. Vary your workouts, and remember to look for more opportunities to run on dirt or grass.
Cheryl says: 'I had a leg length discrepancy after the first operation as one leg was left longer than the other one.
Dysplastic and/or atrophic bones of the affected lower extremity can lead to clinically significant leg length discrepancy (LLD) [4].