Perthes, Georg C.

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Georg C., German surgeon, 1869-1927.
Calvé-Perthes disease - Synonym(s): Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease
Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease - see under Legg
Perthes disease - Synonym(s): Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease
Perthes incision
Perthes lesion
Perthes sling - used primarily for patients with Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease to support the leg in partial flexion.
Perthes test - for patency of the deep femoral vein.
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A Perthes lesion is another Bankart variant in which there is an incomplete avulsion of the anteroinferior labrum with a medially stripped but intact periosteum.
Perthes lesion (a variant of the Bankart lesion): MR imaging and MR arthrographic findings with surgical correlation.
Common injuries include Bankart lesions (cartilaginous and osseous), Perthes lesions and anterior labral periosteal sleeve avulsions (ALPSA).