LCP

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AcronymDefinition
LCPLink Control Protocol
LCPLiquid Crystal Polymer
LCPLightweight Compact Pistol (Ruger)
LCPLocking Compression Plate (orthopedics)
LCPLocal Control Panel
LCPLinear Complementarity Problem
LCPLive-In Caregiver Program (work visa program; Canada)
LCPLivestock Compensation Program
LCPLiverpool Care Pathway for the Dying Patient (UK)
LCPLittle Computer People (computer game)
LCPLondon College of Printing (UK)
LCPLegg-Calve-Perthes (disease)
LCPLance Corporal
LCPLabor Compliance Program (Canada)
LCPLicensed Clinical Psychologist
LCPLarge Combustion Plant
LCPLebanese Communist Party (est. 1924; Lebanon)
LCPLong-Chain Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid
LCPLinux Certified Professional (Sair Linux and GNU certification)
LCPLeast-Cost Path
LCPLawyers Cooperative Publishing
LCPLetter Carrier Presort (Canada Post)
LCPLeague of Canadian Poets
LCPLeft-Hand Circular Polarization
LCPLife Cycle Plan
LCPLeft Circular Polarization
LCPLight Compensation Point
LCPLesbian Community Project
LCPLanguage Conversion Program
LCPLower Control Panel (vehicle repair)
LCPLaboratory of Cancer Prevention
LCPLaunch Control Post
LCPLaunch Control Panel
LCPLead-Containing Paint
LCPLife Cycle Phase
LCPLocal Complex Potential (electron-atom scattering)
LCPLocal Control Point
LCPLetter Change Proposal
LCPLine Communication Processor
LCPLicentiate of the College of Preceptors
LCPLivermore Conversion Project (Oakland, CA)
LCPLeased Circuit program
LCPLocal Coherent Potential
LCPLogical Central Processor (IBM mainframes)
LCPLocation Characterization Plan
LCPLogistics Calibration Procedure
LCPLogistics Capability Plan
LCPLockup Clutch Pressure
LCPLight Communications Package
LCPLeadership Certificate Program (various schools)
LCPLiteracy Community Planning (Canada)
LCPLabor Certification Program
LCPLifestyle Communities Pavilion (music venue; Columbus, OH)
LCPLowcountry Community Players (Walterboro, SC)
LCPLa Chaine Parlementaire (French: Parliamentary Channel; government TV network)
LCPLocal Community Planning (UK)
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The Legg-Calve-Perthes Foundation is a national health and educational organization dedicated to helping adults living with Perthes, families with children diagnosed with Perthes, and providing support in living with associated difficulties that often come with the Perthes diagnosis.
There are several entities that can mimic a lesser trochanter avulsion fracture including Legg-Calve-Perthes disease (LCPD), slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE), snapping hip with the iliofemoral ligament, iliopsoas tendonitis, referred pain from the gastrointestinal region, and a genito-urologic etiology (1,7,10) Work-up and treatment for these alternative diagnoses are quite different and can lead to unnecessary testing.
Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease--A disease process characterized by an interruption of blood supply to the hip.
Synovial osteochondromatosis in association with Legg-Calve-Perthes disease.
GTPI is commonly associated with Legg-Calve-Perthes disease but also may be related to the ischemia that occurs with the treatment of congenital hip dislocation, hip infection, traumatic injury, and infantile coxa vara.
MRI: magnetic resonance imaging, TS: transient synovitis, and LCPD: Legg-Calve-Perthes disease.
1998), unilateral type of Legg-Calve-Perthes disease also known as coxa plana (Aufderheide et al.
Legg-Calve-Perthes disease (LCP) is osteonecrosis of the juvenile hip first described by Arthur Thornton Legg in 1909 as "An Obscure Affection of the Hip Joint," shortly after roentgen technology was discovered in 1895.
Legg-calve-perthes disease: a review of cases with onset before six years of age.
McRell is afflicted with Legg-Calve-Perthes syndrome, a disease predominantly found in males.
Then follows a section on anatomic disorders, which covers disorders of the neck, scoliosis, kyphosis, other anatomic disorders of the spine, disorders of the upper extremity, developmental dysplasia of the hip, Legg-Calve-Perthes disease, slipped capital femoral epiphysis, congenital coxa vara, disorders of the femur, disorders of the knee, disorders of the leg, disorders of the foot, and limb length discrepancy.
It was first described in 1910 by three separate doctors and so it is sometimes called Legg-Calve-Perthes Disease after each of these doctors.