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Can I have a recurrent slipped epiphysis?

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Dr. James Shapiro
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction

In brief: No

I assuming you were treated surgically successfully, the epiphysis should have fused and therefore can't slip.
There is about a 10% risk of a slipped epiphysis (scfe) in the opposite hip in someone who has had a scfe in one hip.

In brief: No

I assuming you were treated surgically successfully, the epiphysis should have fused and therefore can't slip.
There is about a 10% risk of a slipped epiphysis (scfe) in the opposite hip in someone who has had a scfe in one hip.
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