Legg-CalvÃ©-Perthes Disease in a Patient with Alright Hereditary Osteodystrophy
- Aseptic loosening of cobalt chromium monoblock sockets after hip resurfacing. Amstutz, Harlan C.; Le Duff, Michel J. // Hip International;Sep/Oct2015, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p466
The article discusses loosening of the acetabular component as a leading cause of revision surgery after metal-on-metal hip resurfacing arthroplasty (MMHRA), and the risk factors and radiographic signs linked to this mode of failure. Topics include signs like radiographically loose acetabular...
- A cold-handed accountant. Kagen, Lawrence J. // Cortlandt Forum;03/25/97, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p221
Describes how the author diagnosed a patient with Waldenstrom's macroglobulinemia. Medical history; Symptoms' similarity with Raynaud's phenomenon; Treatment procedure.
- Osteochondritis Dissecans: A Diagnosis Not to Miss. Hixon, Allen L.; Gibbs, Lisa M. // American Family Physician;1/1/2000, Vol. 61 Issue 1, p151
Deals with the diagnosis of osteochondritis dissecans (OCD) in adolescents. Presentation of an illustrative case; Definition and pathology of OCD; Epidemiology; Pathophysiology.
- ENDGAMES. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;6/25/2011, Vol. 342 Issue 7812, p1427
Two quizzes related to medical cases are presented including a limping child and a screening tool for eating disorders.
- A fatal case of Perthes syndrome. Jobé, Jérôme; Ghuysen, Alexandre; Hartstein, Gary; D'orio, Vincent // Journal of Emergencies, Trauma & Shock;Oct-Dec2013, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p296
Perthes syndrome, or traumatic asphyxia, is a clinical syndrome associating cervicofacial cyanosis with cutaneous petechial haemorrhages and subconjonctival bleeding resulting from severe sudden compressive chest trauma. Deep inspiration and a Valsalva maneuver just prior to rapid and severe...
- Dysplasia epiphysealis capitis femoris. Meyer dysplasia. VERGARA-AMADOR, ENRIQUE; PIÑA, MARCELA // Colombia Medica;oct-dec2010, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p373
Introduction: Epiphyseal dysplasia of the femoral head (EDFH) is defined as an alteration in the development of the child's hip, characterized by delayed ossification of the proximal femoral epiphysis. Methods: Herein, we present six cases of epiphyseal dysplasia of the femoral head (EDFH), seen...
- Femoroacetabular Impingement: A Review of Current Concepts. SANGAL, ROHIT B.; WARYASZ, GREGORY R.; SCHILLER, JONAT HAN R. // Rhode Island Medical Journal;Nov2014, Vol. 97 Issue 11, p33
Femoroacetabular impingement is becoming an increasingly more common diagnosis in the orthopaedic community for hip pain in the younger population. Variations in the femoral head and acetabulum can lead to a sequelae of changes to the cartilage that can lead to osteoarthritis. Diagnosis is made...
- Patients with Perthes disease show good hip range of motion at 25 years. Buddle, Renee Blisard; Craven, Jeff // Orthopedics Today;Apr2013, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p34
The article highlights the statement of Dr. Margaret M. Rich that pediatric patients with Legg-Calve-Perthes disease showed high proportion of spherically congruent hips after 25 years since undergoing treatment with an A-frame orthosis.
- Bilateral chondrolysis of the hip following liver transplantation. Ofir Chechik; Samuel Dekel // Skeletal Radiology;Mar2009, Vol. 38 Issue 3, p297
AbstractÂ Â A 32-year-old woman with bilateral hip chondrolysis diagnosed 2Â years following allogeneic liver transplantation is described. Severe osteoarthritis was demonstrated on physical examination, serial radiographs and magnetic resonance imaging. Only four cases of chondrolysis in...