A Definition Of Calve-Perthes
Source: Adapted from the National Institutes of Health

What does the term “Calve-Perthes” mean? The term “Calve-Perthes” refers to a disease in children affecting the growth plate of the head of the thigh, caused by interference in the blood supply. To find out more about this term, please search the news section of this website for related articles and information.