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Legg-Perthes Disease

"Legg-Perthes Disease" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A particular type of FEMUR HEAD NECROSIS occurring in children, mainly male, with a course of four years or so.

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