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Slipped Capital Femoral EpiphysisFind a Doctor
Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) is a condition of the hip joint that affects children.
In SCFE, the head or "ball" of the thigh bone (referred to as the femoral head) slips off the neck of the thigh bone. Learn more
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