Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease

noun
Legg-Cal·vé-Per·thes disease | \ˈleg-ˌkal-ˈvā-ˈpər-ˌtēz- \

Medical Definition of Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease 

: osteochondritis affecting the bony knob at the upper end of the femur

called also Legg-Perthes disease, Perthes disease

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