Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses
"Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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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.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses" by people in Profiles.
Sutton R, Yacovelli S, Vahedi H, Parvizi J. Does a History of Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis in Patients Undergoing Femoroacetabular Osteoplasty for Femoroacetabular Impingement Affect Outcomes Scores or Risk of Reoperation? Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2021 05 01; 479(5):1028-1036.
Faldini C, De Fine M, Di Martino A, Fabbri D, Borghi R, Pungetti C, Traina F. Anterior minimally invasive subcapital osteotomy without hip dislocation for slipped capital femoral epiphysis. Int Orthop. 2016 Aug; 40(8):1615-1623.
Fillingham YA, Kogan M. Technique for rapid identification and removal of slipped capital femoral epiphysis screws. Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ). 2014 May; 43(5):238-9.