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Other Names for this Disease
- Coxa plana
- Legg-Calve-Perthes syndrome
- Osteochondritis deformans
- Perthes disease
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Organizations Supporting this Disease
National Osteonecrosis Foundation
Good Samaritan Professional Building
5601 Loch Raven Blvd.
Baltimore, MD 21239
Social Networking Websites
- DNAandU.org is a Web site and blog that collects firsthand stories from people facing issues, making tough decisions, and using genomic (DNA) information in their own healthcare. Click on the link to learn from their experiences and/or submit your own story.
- RareShare is an online social hub dedicated to patients, families and healthcare professionals affected by rare medical disorders.