Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease: A case Report
小兒股骨頭缺血性壞死 ； 骨痿 ； Legg-Calve-Perthes disease ； bone atrophy
|Volume or Term/Year and Month of Publication||
7期（2008 / 12 / 01）
28 - 32
This is a aged 7 years old school boy suffered from the right thigh pain and limped for two months. He visited a pediatric orthopedist previously, and the diagnosis of Legg-Calve-Perthes disease was made by X-ray. R't femoral head collapse,. and there is loss of containment, as indicated by extrusion of the femoral head on radiographic examination. He accepted the containment therapy with a hip abduction brace then. He visited our OPD for the Chinese medicine consultation on February 20th, 2008, for feeling inconvenient at school.. This case was a kind of bone atrophy in the fields of Chinese Medicine. The Four Diagnosis Methods of Chinese Medicine was applied to promote the femoral head local blood circulation and healing.