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Hip dysplasia

Validation of the methods of diagnosing for hip dysplasia in dog from a genetic point of view

(Author: Matthias Gutmann 2003)

Comparison table between the different systems from Clayton Jones (1997)
FCI Deutschland
(FCI)
UK one joint
(Hipscore)
Schweiz Schweden USA
(OFA)
A (Frei) A1 0 0 0 Excellent
  A2 1-3 1-2   Good
B (Verdacht) B1 4-6 3-4   Fair
  B2 7-8 5-6   Borderline
C (Leicht) C1 9-12 7-9 1 Mild
  C2 13-18 10-12   Mild
D (Mittel) D1 >18 13-15 2 Moderate
  D2   16-18   Moderate
E (Schwer) E1   19-21 3 Severe
  E2   22-24 4 Severe