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ALLMedicine™ Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease Center

Research & Reviews  53 results

Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1248267-overview

Apr 11th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease (LCPD) is avascular necrosis (AVN) of the proximal femoral head resulting from compromise of the tenuous blood supply to this area. [1] LCPD usually occurs in children aged 4-10 years. The disease has...

Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1248267-overview

Apr 11th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease (LCPD) is avascular necrosis (AVN) of the proximal femoral head resulting from compromise of the tenuous blood supply to this area. [1] LCPD usually occurs in children aged 4-10 years. The disease has...

Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1248267-print

Apr 11th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease (LCPD) is avascular necrosis (AVN) of the proximal femoral head resulting from compromise of the tenuous blood supply to this area.[1] LCPD usually occurs in children aged 4-10 years. The disease has ...

Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease Treatment & Management
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1248267-treatment

Apr 11th, 2022 - Medical Therapy Consultation with an orthopedist is recommended. Goals in the treatment of Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease (LCPD) include the following: Eliminating hip irritability Restoring and maintaining good range of motion in the hip Preventing f...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2 results

Iliac Crest Bone Graft Harvesting for Pediatric Pelvic Osteotomy
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04425369

Jun 11th, 2020 - Autogenous bone grafting is still the gold standard and most effective method for treatment of non-union and bone defects due to congenital disease and infection. Despite the development of bone engineering, none of the allogeneic bone products ca...

Intraarticular Corticosteroid Therapy in Perthes Disease.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01026909

Jan 29th, 2016 - Legg-Calve-Perthes disease (LCP) represents the loss of blood flow to the head of the femur, resulting in significant hip pain and potential long term disability. The cause of LCP is still unknown, but tends to occur predominantly in boys from age...

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News  2 results

Limp in children: Differentiating benign from dire causes
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/64261/pediatrics/limp-children-differentiating-benign-dire-causes
The Journal of Family Practice; Destin Hill, MD

Apr 1st, 2011 - PRACTICE RECOMMENDATIONS • Use radiographs to identify bone changes from disease (as well as fracture) when evaluating a limp. C • Consider growth plate injuries as well as toddler’s fracture; both may be radiographically occult and require immobi.

Biomechanical and Functional Indicators in Male Semiprofessional Soccer Players With Increased Hip Alpha Angles vs. Amateur Soccer Players
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/823230_2

Background Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) is a morphological hip disorder which shows a novel approximation to mechanical etiology of hip osteoarthritis.[1,2] A large share of idiopathic hip arthritis can be attributed to FAI, which is why ear...

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Patient Education  4 results see all →