Disease, Legg-Perthes: See Legg-Calve-Perthes disease.
Legg-CalvÃ©-Perthes disease is a rare disease of the hip that afflicts approximately 1 in 1200 children.
Legg-Calve-Perthes disease â€” Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment of this childhood hip condition.
Legg-Perthes is a disease in which a loss of blood supply to the hip bone (femoral head) causes the hip bone to deteriorate.
Same disease but different names (synonyms) Calve-Perthes disease; Legg-Perthes disease; Avascular necrosis of the femoral head; Coxa plana; Osteochondritis juvenilis
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