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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.

Perthes Disease-OrthoInfo - AAOS

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Perthes disease — also known as Legg-Calve-Perthes, named for the three individual .... Hip stiffness is common in children with Perthes disease and physical ...

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

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Perthes' disease is a condition of the hip which occurs in some children. It was ... doctors and so it is sometimes called Calvé-Legg-Perthes disease after each of these doctors. ... Common painkillers suggested are ibuprofen and paracetamol.

Perthes | What is Perthes disease? - Perthes Association

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Perthes disease (also known as Legg-Calve-Perthes disease, or Calve Perthes ... any treatment, particularly children aged five and under, and milder cases.

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.

Legg-Calve-Perthes disease Causes - Mayo Clinic

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Legg-Calve-Perthes disease occurs when too little blood is supplied to the ball portion of the hip joint (femoral head). Without an adequate blood supply, this ...

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 resulting from compromise of the tenuous blood supply ...