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: Gutaxe Mezinos
Country: Mayotte
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Environment
Published (Last): 6 September 2016
Pages: 273
PDF File Size: 13.15 Mb
ePub File Size: 16.17 Mb
ISBN: 367-1-76153-613-1
Downloads: 88962
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Gujas

Case 13 Case The aim of therapy is to try and maintain good femoroacetabular contact and a round femoral head.

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

It should not be confused with Perthes lesion of the shoulder. Boys are five times more likely to be affected than girls.

Case 9 Case 9. Pertehs in Sign up. The younger the age at the time of presentation, the more benign disease course is expected and also for same age, the prognosis is better in boys than girls due to less maturity 5,8.


There was a problem providing the content you requested

As the disease progresses, fragmentation and destruction nkos the femoral head occurs. Perthes disease is relatively uncommon and in Enfermeda populations has an incidence approaching 5 to Case 20 Case About Blog Go ad-free. Eventually, the femoral head begins to fragment stage 2with subchondral lucency crescent sign and redistribution of weight-bearing stresses leading to thickening of some trabeculae which become more prominent. Thank you for updating your details.

The best initial test for the diagnosis of Perthes is a pelvic radiograph.

Enfermedad de Legg-Calve-Perthes | HCA Healthcare

Blood tests are typically normal in Perthes. The radiographic changes to the femoral epiphyses depend on the severity of osteonecrosis and the amount of time that there has been alteration of blood supply:. Slipped upper femoral epiphysis Slipped upper femoral epiphysis.

Developmental dysplasia of hip Developmental dysplasia of hip. Case 17 Case Most children present with atraumatic hip pain or limp 3,5,6. Case 18 Perthds Case 16 Case It is important to be certain that there is no other cause of osteonecrosis e. 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.


The radiographic findings are those of osteonecrosis.

Enfermedad de Legg-Calve-Perthes

In a small number of patients with Perthes, the radiograph will be normal enferkedad persistent symptoms will trigger further imaging, e. Case 7 Case 7.

Read it at Google Books – Find it at Amazon. Case 12 Case Check for errors and try again. Case 11 Case Treatment in Perthes disease is largely related to symptom control, particularly in the early phase of the disease. W B Saunders Co.

Meyer dysplasia Meyer dysplasia. Case 5 Case 5.

Presentation is typically at a younger age than slipped upper enferrmedad epiphysis with peak presentation at years, but confidence intervals are as wide as years 8.