Legg-Calve-Perthes' disease

Case contributed by Dr M Osama Yonso

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5 year old male with painful left hip

Patient Data

Age: 5 y
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

Fermoral head deformity with widening and flatting.

Case Discussion

The findings in a 5 Y/O male with painful hip are copmatible with legg-calve-perthes disease.

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Case Information

rID: 22448
Case created: 1st Apr 2013
Last edited: 4th Dec 2015
Tag: hip
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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