Review of slipped capital femoral epiphysis associated with endocrine disease.

Abstract

Review of type and bilaterality of 131 cases (40 bilateral) of slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) in patients with known endocrinopathies (hypothyroidism, panhypopituitarism, hypogonadism) from 1960 to 1990 showed an increased frequency of patients with endocrine disorders, primarily hypothyroidism (nine of 131 patients, 6.9%); three had bilateral… (More)

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