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Descriptor English: Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses
Descriptor Spanish: Epífisis Desprendida de Cabeza Femoral
Descriptor Portuguese: Escorregamento das Epífises Proximais do Fêmur
Descriptor French: Épiphysiolyse fémorale supérieure
Entry term(s): Adolescent Coxa Vara
Adolescent Coxa Varas
Bilateral Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses
Bilateral Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
Coxa Vara, Adolescent
Epiphysiolysis Capitis Femoris
Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
Slipped Femoral Capital Epiphyses
Unilateral Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses
Unilateral Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
Tree number(s): C05.116.099.708.928
C05.116.425.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D060048
Scope note: A developmental deformity in which the metaphysis of the FEMUR moves proximally and anteriorly away from FEMUR HEAD (epiphysis) at the upper GROWTH PLATE. It is most common in male adolescents and is associated with a greater risk of early OSTEOARTHRITIS of the hip.
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Epiphyses, Slipped (1966-2011)
Public MeSH Note: 2012
History Note: 2012
Related: Coxa Magna MeSH
Coxa Vara MeSH
DeCS ID: 54484
Unique ID: D060048
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Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Revision Date: 2016/01/20
Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses - Preferred
Concept UI M0552679
Scope note A developmental deformity in which the metaphysis of the FEMUR moves proximally and anteriorly away from FEMUR HEAD (epiphysis) at the upper GROWTH PLATE. It is most common in male adolescents and is associated with a greater risk of early OSTEOARTHRITIS of the hip.
Preferred term Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses
Entry term(s) Adolescent Coxa Vara
Adolescent Coxa Varas
Coxa Vara, Adolescent
Epiphysiolysis Capitis Femoris
Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
Slipped Femoral Capital Epiphyses
Unilateral Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses - Narrower
Concept UI M0552727
Preferred term Unilateral Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses
Entry term(s) Unilateral Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis
Bilateral Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses - Narrower
Concept UI M0552734
Preferred term Bilateral Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses
Entry term(s) Bilateral Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis



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