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https://orthoinfo.aaos.org/en/diseases--conditions/slipped-capital-femoral-epiphysis-scfe

Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) is a hip condition that occurs in teens and pre-teens who are still growing. For reasons that are not well understood, the  ...

https://kidshealth.org/en/parents/scfe.html

Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) is a shift at the upper part of the thighbone, or femur, that results in a weakened hip joint. Fortunately, when caught ...

https://kidshealth.org/en/teens/scfe.html

In SCFE, the "ball" (called the epiphysis) slips off of the top part of the femur, almost the way a scoop of ice cream might slip off a cone. Sometimes this happens ...

https://my.clevelandclinic.org/health/diseases/17485-slipped-capital-femoral-epiphysis

Oct 31, 2017 ... Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) is a disorder of the hip that occurs in adolescents. The adolescent years are a time of rapid bone ...

https://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/health/conditions-and-diseases/slipped-capital-femoral-epiphysis

Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) a disorder of adolescents in which the growth plate is damaged and the femoral head moves (“slips”) with respect to ...

https://www.stanfordchildrens.org/en/topic/default?id=slipped-capital-femoral-epiphysis-90-P02782

Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) is a condition of the hip joint that affects children. In SCFE, the ball of the thighbone (femoral head) slips off the neck of ...

https://orthokids.org/Condition/Slipped-Capital-Femoral-Epiphysis-(SCFE)

Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis, or SCFE, is a condition in which a child's hip ( the top part of the femur, or ball of the ball and socket joint of the hip) slips ...

https://www.aafp.org/afp/2010/0801/p258.html

Aug 1, 2010 ... Slipped capital femoral epiphysis is classified as stable or unstable based on the stability of the physis. The condition is associated with obesity ...

https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/91596-overview

Dec 3, 2018 ... Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) is one of the most important pediatric and adolescent hip disorders encountered in medical practice.

http://www.childrenshospital.org/conditions-and-treatments/conditions/s/slipped-capital-femoral-epiphysis

Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) is a rare condition that is slightly more likely to occur in boys than girls. SCFE occurs in about one per 1,000 to one per ...