Slipped capital femoral epiphysis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Age: 11.5 years

The right-sided capital femoral epiphysis has slipped such that it is subluxed about 50% from the neck. No evidence of avascular necrosis. On the left, the femoral head looks to be normal.


SUFE - pinning.


18 months post pinning. 

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Case information

rID: 7892
Case created: 21st Dec 2009
Last edited: 27th Nov 2015
Tag: hip
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