Learn More
A 16-year-old boy migrated to the United States from Azerbaijan to obtain care for a chronic medical condition. He had been intermittently wheelchair-bound after several years of recurrent swelling and pain in the knees, ankles, and right elbow. One month before presentation, despite having no history of trauma, he developed pain in his right knee severe(More)
PURPOSE To evaluate the magnetic resonance (MR) imaging appearance of cartilaginous abnormalities in Legg-Calvé-Perthes (LCP) disease and their association with growth arrest. MATERIALS AND METHODS Twenty-seven MR images and radiographs of 25 hips in 23 patients were reviewed for epiphyseal, physeal, and metaphyseal abnormalities. Follow-up radiographs(More)
  • 1