Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease (LCPD) is one of a group of disorders known as the osteochondroses. . Some adults may ultimately require a total hip replacement surgery (total hip arthroplasty) . Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM).
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In particular, the prognosis is worse in patients older than 8 years of . A 9-year-old male patient with Legg-Calve-Perthes disease of the left.
Legg–Calve–Perthes disease is a disorder of the immature hip in which there .. Legg–Calvé–Perthes disease is seen in the skeleton of an adult male from the.