Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard
X-ray

Pelvis/left hip

Irregularity, flattening and a subchondral lucency involving the weight bearing portion of the proximal femoral epiphysis.

Case Discussion

These findings are consistent with Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease

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Case information

rID: 7981
Published: 25th Dec 2009
Last edited: 15th Oct 2019
Tag: hip
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