Slipped capital femoral epiphysis in primary juvenile hypothyroidism.

Published online: Sep 27 1994

J Guiral, R Fisac, A Martin-Herraez, and J Garcia-Velazquez.

Department of Orthopedic Surgery, General Hospital, Segovia, Spain.


We report a case of a patient with a unilateral slipped upper femoral epiphysis and primary juvenile hypothyroidism. A satisfactory outcome was observed two years after surgery.