Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ SUFE in a young year old girl treated with pinning. Because of the risk of bilateral involvement, prophylactic pinning of the contralateral hip is...”

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  • Perthes disease - “ Perthes disease, also known as Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease, refers to idiopathic osteonecrosis of the femoral epiphysis seen in children. It should...”
  • Slipped upper femoral epiphysis (summary) - “ This is a basic article for medical students and other non-radiologists Slipped upper femoral epiphysis (SUFE), also known as a slipped capital f...”
  • Slipped upper femoral epiphysis - “ Slipped upper femoral epiphysis (SUFE), also known as a slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE), (plural: epiphyses) is a relatively common condi...”

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