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Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease

Known as: Syndrome, Legg-Calve-Perthes, Perthes-like femoral head changes, Osteochondritis Deformans 
A very rare disorder of unknown etiology affecting children. It is characterized by avascular necrosis of the femoral head.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2017
Review
2017
Mathematical models provide a quantitative framework with which scientists can assess hypotheses on the potential underlying… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
The aim of the DEWS Definition and Classification Subcommittee was to provide a contemporary definition of dry eye disease… Expand
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Disturbances in mineral and bone metabolism are prevalent in chronic kidney disease (CKD) and are an important cause of morbidity… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND The treatment of Legg-Calve-Perthes disease has been based on uncontrolled retrospective studies with relatively small… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND In 1997, the first documented instance of human respiratory disease and death associated with a purely avian H5N1… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Osteoblasts/stromal cells are essentially involved in osteoclast differentiation and function through cell-to-cell contact (Fig… Expand
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Review
1991
Review
1991
Background: The treatment of Legg-Calve-Perthes disease has been based on uncontrolled retrospective studies with relatively… Expand
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Review
1986
Review
1986
Neonatal necrotizing enterocolitis is the most important cause of acquired gastrointestinal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
In February 1981, ASP President Elmer Noble on recommendation from the Editor, Austin Maclnnis, appointed an ad hoc committee "to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
For scientific, statistical comparisons of results of treatment of Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease (LCPD), a standard classification… Expand
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