Diagnosis and treatment of femoroacetabular impingement in Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease.


Residual hip deformities secondary to Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease (LCPD) include growth disturbance of the proximal femoral physis with nonspherical femoral head, overriding greater trochanter with short femoral neck and secondary remodeling of the acetabulum. These deformities can change the mechanical function of the hip joint and contribute to… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/BPO.0b013e3182260252