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Legg Calve Perthes Disease Criteria for Outcome

Purpose:

To predict the outcome for a patient with Legg-Calve-Perthes disease using the criteria of Sundt and Catterall.

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation

Objective:

criteria for diagnosis

ICD-10:

M91.1

Description:

Sundt identified criteria for the outcome in a patient with Legg-Calve-Perthes disease. This help identify a patient at risk for osteoarthritis and functional disability. This scale was used by Catterall in his review of the disorder.

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