Interruption of the blood supply of femoral head: an experimental study on the pathogenesis of Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease

Alpaslan A. M., Aksoy M. C., Yazici M.

ARCHIVES OF ORTHOPAEDIC AND TRAUMA SURGERY, vol.127, no.6, pp.485-491, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Introduction The etiology of LCPD still is not clear. Thrombosis has been accused in the pathogenesis of LCPD but it is not proven untill now. The aim of this study is to evaluate the results of single episode of obstruction of blood supply to the femoral heads of dogs.