Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

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Reticence to walk.

Patient Data

Age: 6 years
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Multiple films of the pelvis obtained over 2.5 years, demonstrate progressive collapse of the right femoral head consistent with  Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease  

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Case Information

rID: 8464
Case created: 3rd Feb 2010
Last edited: 25th Jul 2016
Tag: hip
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