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Legg–Calvé–Perthes disease - Wikipedia

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Legg–Calvé–Perthes disease (LCPD) is a childhood hip disorder initiated by a disruption of blood flow to the ball of the femur called the femoral head. Due to ...

Legg Perthes Disease Brochure - National Osteonecrosis Foundation

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Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease is a rare disease of the hip that afflicts approximately 1 in 1200 children. Of those children, only about one in four are girls.

Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease | Boston Children's Hospital

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Legg-Calve-Perthes disease is a childhood hip disorder that was first diagnosed at Boston Children's Hospital. Learn how Perthes disease is treated.

Perthes' Disease. Legg calve perthes' disease symptoms. | Patient

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Perthes' disease is a condition where the top of the thigh bone in the hip joint (the femoral head) softens and breaks down. It occurs in some children...

Legg Calvé Perthes Disease, Children's Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic ...

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Legg Calvé Perthes disease (LCPD) - also known as ischemic (avascular) necrosis of the hip - is a condition characterized by a temporary loss of blood supply ...

Legg-Calve-Perthes disease: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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Jul 10, 2015 ... Legg-Calve-Perthes disease usually occurs in boys 4 through 10 years old. There are many theories about the cause of this disease, but little is ...

Legg-Calvé-Perthes Disease | Seattle Children's Hospital

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Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease occurs when blood temporarily stops flowing to the ball that fits into the hip socket. This causes the bone to collapse.

Perthes Disease - Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children

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TSRHC's staff is researching to find out more about the Legg-Perthes disease condition, its cause and the best treatments for this childhood hip condition.

Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease: Background, Epidemiology, Etiology

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Mar 4, 2015 ... Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease (LCPD) is avascular necrosis of the proximal femoral head ... LCPD usually occurs in children aged 4-10 years.

Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease Treatment & Management: Medical ...

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Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease (LCPD) is avascular necrosis of the proximal femoral head resulting from ... LCPD usually occurs in children aged 4-10 years.

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Legg-Calve-Perthes disease - Mayo Clinic

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May 30, 2014 ... Legg-Calve-Perthes disease — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment of this childhood hip condition.

Perthes Disease-OrthoInfo - AAOS

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Perthes disease — also known as Legg-Calve-Perthes, named for the three individual doctors who first described the condition — typically occurs in children  ...

Legg-Calves-Perthes Disease - Cleveland Clinic

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Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease, or Perthes disease, as it is usually called, is a rare condition of the hip bone that affects only children. It is characterized by a ...