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Disease Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses

Name Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses
Synonyms Adolescent Coxa Vara | Adolescent Coxa Varas | Bilateral Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses | Bilateral Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis | Coxa Vara, Adolescent | Epiphysiolysis Capitis Femoris | Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis | Slipped Femoral Capital Epiphyses | Unilateral Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses | Unilateral Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
Definition A developmental deformity in which the metaphysis of the FEMUR moves proximally and anteriorly away from FEMUR HEAD (epiphysis) at the upper GROWTH PLATE. It is most common in male adolescents and is associated with a greater risk of early OSTEOARTHRITIS of the hip.
Categories Musculoskeletal disease
MeSH® ID D060048

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1. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bone Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bone Diseases, Developmental Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Osteochondrodysplasias Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses
2. DiseasesMusculoskeletal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bone Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Epiphyses, Slipped Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses

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