Slipped upper femoral epiphysis
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Abnormal mild slipping of the right upper femoral epiphysis.
Two-year history of right hip pain and limping. Coronal CT images demonstrate abnormal minimal slipping of the upper femoral epiphysis.
Slipped upper femoral epiphysis can be classified into:
- Grade I: displacement of epiphysis <30% the width of the femoral neck
- Grade II: slip between 30%-60%
- Grade III: includes slips of >60% the width of the neck
The major differential of slipped femoral epiphysis is Perthes disease.