Epiphysiolysis of the hip

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Epiphysiolysis of the hip

Synonyms: Epiphysiolysis of the upper femur | Femoral head epiphysiolysis | SCFE | SUFE | Slipped capital femoral epiphysis | Slipped upper femoral epiphysis

Epiphysiolysis of the hip is a rare osteonecrosis disorder characterized by unilateral or bilateral disruption of the capital femoral physis with varying degrees of posterior epiphysis translation and simultaneous anterior metaphysis displacement. Patients typically present in pre-adolescence/adolescence with pain of variable intensity in varying locations (hip groin thigh knee).

Data from Orphanet are used to provide information on a disease's name, synonym(s), and overview.

Reference: Access aggregated data from Orphanet at Orphadata.

Orphadata: Free access data from Orphanet. © INSERM 1999. Available on http: //www.orphadata.org. Data version October 2023.

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