Slipped Upper Femoral Epiphysis (SUFE): To do or not to do in sufe

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Abstract

Slipped upper femoral epiphysis (SUFE) is not an uncommon hip disease in adolescence. Usually, diagnosis of SUFE is delayed, has high risk of sequela and poor long-term results. This paper reviews the literature with a focus on epidemiology, aetiology, diagnosis, treatment and results regarding SUFE.

Original languageEnglish
JournalHIP International
Volume19
Issue number1 SUPPL. 6
Publication statusPublished - 2009

Keywords

  • Paediatric hip
  • SCFE
  • SUFE

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Surgery
  • Medicine(all)

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