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

What does the term “Legg-Calve-Perthes disease” mean? The term “Legg-Calve-Perthes disease” refers to a disease in which the blood supply to the femur is reduced, causing the bone to collapse. To find out more about this term, please search the news section of this website for related articles and information.