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Legg-Calve-Perthes disease


Other Names for this Disease
  • Aseptic necrosis of the capital femoral epiphysis
  • Coxa plana
  • LCPD
  • Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease
  • Legg-Calve-Perthes syndrome
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Treatment

Clinical Trials & Research for this Disease

  • ClinicalTrials.gov lists trials that are studying or have studied Legg-Calve-Perthes disease. Click on the link to go to ClinicalTrials.gov to read descriptions of these studies.
  • Orphanet is a European reference portal for information on rare diseases and orphan drugs.  Access to this database is free of charge.
Other Names for this Disease
  • Aseptic necrosis of the capital femoral epiphysis
  • Coxa plana
  • LCPD
  • Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease
  • Legg-Calve-Perthes syndrome
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.