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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Legg%E2%80%93Calv%C3%A9%E2%80%93Perthes_disease

Legg–Calvé–Perthes disease (LCPD) is a childhood hip disorder initiated by a disruption of ... Although no one has identified the cause of Perthes disease, a reduction in blood flow to the joint is known. ... femoral head deformity so that the risk of developing a severe degenerative arthritis as adult can be reduced.

clohisyhipsurgeon.com/conditions-treated/perthes-disease

Perthes Disease only occurs in children, although adults can have residual issues. There are a variety of treatment options available.

www.qualitycarept.com/Injuries-Conditions/Hip/Research-Articles/Hip-Replacement-for-Adults-who-had-Perthes/a~4365/article.html

Hip replacement in adults who had Perthes disease as a child is technically ... to patients with hip osteoarthritis and a positive history of Perthes have been done.

www.facebook.com/Adults-with-Perthes-Disease-187049154664712

See more of Adults with Perthes Disease by logging into Facebook ... It appears bizarre that someone should have to launch a campaign to get businesses to do  ...

the-hip-clinic.com/HipConditions/PerthesInAdults

Perthes' Disease in Adults treatment by The Birmingham Hip Clinic. ... in the literature indicating that patients who have Perthes' disease diagnosed in childhood ...

www.ourhealth.com/conditions/muscle-conditions/perthes-disease-in-adults-please-help

Oct 21, 2008 ... IS THERE ANYONE ELSE OUT THERE WITH AN ADULT CASE OF PERTHES DISEASE? The only other cases I have heard or read about ...

www.tsrhc.org/Perthes-Disease

Perthes disease, also known as Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease, is a childhood hip ... less than 5% of children with Perthes disease have a family history of the disease. .... the risk for developing arthritis in the affected hip as an adult is 50 to 60%.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17260605

Acta Orthop Belg. 2006 Dec;72(6):683-92. Hip deformity in symptomatic adult Perthes' disease. Eijer H(1), Berg RP, Haverkamp D, Pécasse GA.

diseaseszoom.com/perthes-disease-in-children-and-adult-pictures-treatment-symptoms

Perthes Disease in Children and Adult - Pictures, Treatment, Symptoms. ... in adults. Usually, only one hip is affected, however, up to 10% of cases have bilateral ...

patient.info/forums/discuss/re-total-hip-replacement-following-perthes-disease-18321

Aug 3, 2008 ... RE total hip replacement following Perthes disease .... Doctor told me that it would have a big effect on my adult height and ended up the ...