Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis Presenting as Quadriceps Strain
The Journal of orthopaedic and sports physical therapy
An active 14-year-old adolescent boy with left hip pain of 3 weeks in duration was referred for physical therapy consultation by his pediatrician, with a diagnosis of left quadriceps strain. Based on the findings during examination, the physical therapist immediately contacted the pediatrician to request radiographs, which confirmed a diagnosis of slipped capital femoral epiphysis. .
Kosar, Matthew; Buggey, Jesse; and Kareha, Stephen, "Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis Presenting as Quadriceps Strain" (2019). Center for Primary Care & Community Health Research @SLUHN Articles & Publications. 5.