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Perthes Disease

Kristin Landis helps her 6-year-old son, Jake, who suffers from Perthes Disease (Credit: KDKA)

‘Growing Pains’ Disease Difficult To Treat

While part of Perthes disease may be due interruption of the blood supply to the bone, there seems to be more to it than that and no one knows exactly why it happens.

07/22/2011

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