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Legg–Calvé–Perthes disease

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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 ...

Perthes | What is Perthes disease? - Perthes Association

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... hip). In Perthes disease the blood supply to the growth plate of the bone at the end of the femur ... The condition usually begins with hip or groin pain, or a limp.

Legg-Calve-Perthes disease - Mayo Clinic

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Legg-Calve-Perthes disease occurs when blood supply is temporarily interrupted to the ball part (femoral head) of the hip joint. Without sufficient blood flow, the ...

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: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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Legg-Calve-Perthes disease occurs when the ball of the thigh bone in the hip does ... A hip x-ray or pelvis x-ray may show signs of Legg-Calve-Perthes disease.

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

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Learn more about Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments from ... Contact the Child and Young Adult Hip Preservation Program.

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.

Perthes Disease Treatment | St. Louis Hip Surgeon John C. Clohisy

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Perthes Disease is a hip disorder in which a portion of the ball-shaped head ( femoral head) of the thigh bone (femur) loses blood supply and dies. The femur or ...

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

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Mar 4, 2015 ... Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease (LCPD) is avascular necrosis of the proximal femoral ... Restoring and maintaining good range of motion in the hip.

Perthes' disease - Paediatric Orthopaedics

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Paediatric Orthopaedics at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford University Hospitals. About Perthes' disease (Osteochondritis of the Hip) and how it is ...

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Perthes Disease-OrthoInfo - AAOS

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Perthes disease is a rare childhood condition that affects the hip. It occurs when the blood supply to the rounded head of the femur (thighbone) is temporarily ...

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...

Perthes' disease - Better Health Channel

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Perthes' disease is a disease of the hip joint that tends to affect children between the ages of three and 11 years. The top end of the thigh bone (femur) is shaped ...