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Diseases

Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

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
Related Diseases
  • Osteochondrosis
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Tests & Diagnosis

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Testing

  • The Genetic Testing Registry (GTR) provides information about the genetic tests for this condition. The intended audience for the GTR is health care providers and researchers. Patients and consumers with specific questions about a genetic test should contact a health care provider or a genetics professional.
Other Names for this Disease
  • Aseptic necrosis of the capital femoral epiphysis
  • Coxa plana
  • LCPD
  • Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease
  • Legg-Calve-Perthes syndrome
Related Diseases
  • Osteochondrosis
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.