Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses

Known as: Slipped end part of innermost thighbone, FEMUR, EPIPHYSIS, SLIPPING, EPIPHYSIOLYSIS, PROXIMAL FEMORAL 
A developmental deformity in which the metaphysis of the FEMUR moves proximally and anteriorly away from FEMUR HEAD (epiphysis) at the upper GROWTH… (More)

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1938-2017
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2017
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2017
OBJECTIVES To describe the epidemiology of slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE), to examine associations with childhood… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND Children with unilateral slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) often appear to have overcoverage of their… (More)
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2008
2008
Obesity is thought to be an aetiological factor for slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE). We analysed changes in the… (More)
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2006
2006
The purpose of this study was to determine as to which of the children who present to our unit with a unilateral slipped capital… (More)
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2000
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2000
On the basis of intraoperative observations in 13 consecutive adolescents (14 hips) with slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE… (More)
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1997
1997
Slipped capital femoral epiphyses are rarely associated with primary hyperparathyroidism, and only four cases have been… (More)
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1996
1996
Seven patients with seven acute slipped capital femoral epiphyses (SCFE) had computed tomography (CT) scan determination of… (More)
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1991
1991
Rounding off the femoral neck metaphysis helps improve hip function in slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE). Remodeling by… (More)
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1978
1978
Three adolescents with bilateral slipped capital femoral epiphyses complicating renal disease are presented. In one case, the… (More)
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1977
1977
Ten members of a family suffered from slipped capital femoral epiphyses (ECF), and two further descendants had coxarthrosis… (More)
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