Transient Synovitis

Transient Synovitis? Transient synovitis is a hip joint inflammation that produces discomfort, a limp, and the inability to bear weight. This appears as the most prevalent cause of hip discomfort in prepubescent children. It happens when a viral infection, such as an...

Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis 

Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis (SCFE) is a hip condition that affects growing pre-teens and teens. In this condition, the ball at the femoral head slips off the neck of the femur in a backward direction. To keep your child’s...