ENFERMEDAD DE LEGG-CALVE- PERTHES Y DESLIZADA LA EPÍFISIS CAPITAL FEMORAL: PRINCIPALES CAUSAS DEL DESARROLLO. Se creó para crear conciencia global y brindar apoyo a los niños y las familias que enfrentan la enfermedad de Legg-Calvé-Perthes, un trastorno degenerativo . La enfermedad de Legg-Calve-Perthes (LCPD) es una rara enfermedad de la cadera. Ésta afecta a niños de 2 a 12 años de edad. La LCPD es un trastorno de .

Author: Tamuro Akinosida
Country: Malta
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Personal Growth
Published (Last): 16 November 2010
Pages: 286
PDF File Size: 18.51 Mb
ePub File Size: 5.90 Mb
ISBN: 372-9-43773-631-2
Downloads: 80576
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Nenos

Articles Cases Courses Quiz. Synonyms or Alternate Spellings: In a small number of patients with Perthes, the radiograph will be normal and persistent symptoms will trigger further imaging, e. The aim of therapy is to try and maintain good femoroacetabular contact and a round femoral head.

Case 4 Case 4. You can also scroll through stacks with your mouse wheel or the keyboard arrow keys.

Enfermedad de Legg-Calvé-Perthes – Síntomas y causas – Mayo Clinic

Osteonecrosis generally occurs secondary to abnormal or damaged blood supply to the femoral epiphysis, leading to fragmentation, bone loss, and eventual structural collapse of jios femoral head. Unable to process the form. Support Radiopaedia and see fewer ads. Presentation is typically at a younger age than slipped upper femoral epiphysis with peak presentation at years, but confidence intervals are as wide as years 8.


Treatment in Enfegmedad disease is largely related to symptom control, particularly in the early phase of the disease.

There was a problem providing the content you requested

Case 11 Case Some children have a coincidental history of trauma. W B Saunders Co. Thank you for updating your details. As changes progress, the width of the femoral neck increases coxa magna in order to increase weight-bearing support.

Enfermedad de Legg-Calve-Perthes

About Blog Go ad-free. Additionally, tongues of cartilage sometimes extend inferolaterally into the femoral neck, creating lucencies, which must be ebfermedad from infection or neoplastic lesions 4. Edit article Share article View revision history.

Case 10 Case The best initial test for the diagnosis of Perthes is a pelvic radiograph. The typical findings of advanced burnt out stage 4 Perthes disease are:.

Case 13 Case Case 16 Case The presence of metaphyseal involvement not only increases the likelihood of femoral neck deformity but also make early physeal closure with resulting leg length disparity more likely.


Case 19 Case It is important to be certain that there is no other cause of osteonecrosis e.

Perthes disease is relatively uncommon and in Western populations has an incidence njos 5 to Log in Sign up. In this situation, operative management is sometimes required to either ensure appropriate coverage of the femoral head by the acetabulum, or to replace the femoral head in adult life.

Perthes disease | Radiology Reference Article |

Read it at Google Books – Find it at Amazon. Boys are five times more likely to be affected than girls. Loading Stack – 0 images remaining.

The radiographic findings are those of enfermedwd. Case 12 Case Case 5 Case 5. Case 9 Case 9. Prognosis is also influenced by the percentage of femoral head involvement and degree of primary deformity of the femoral head and the secondary osteoarthritic changes that ensue.

Meyer dysplasia Meyer dysplasia.