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Does legg calve perthes disease cause a lack of appetite?
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Dr. Gerald Mandell
Nuclear Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: Not usually
Perthes disease mainly causes pain in hip or pain referred to knee and limping.

In brief: Not usually
Perthes disease mainly causes pain in hip or pain referred to knee and limping.
Dr. Gerald Mandell
Dr. Gerald Mandell
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Dr. Keith Baldwin
Orthopedic Surgery - Pediatric
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
The classic perthes patient is 5-8 male thin and hyperactive.
I've never heard of an association w appetite though.

In brief: No
The classic perthes patient is 5-8 male thin and hyperactive.
I've never heard of an association w appetite though.
Dr. Keith Baldwin
Dr. Keith Baldwin
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