The HLA phenotype in slipped capital femoral epiphysis

Gunal I., Ates T.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS, vol.17, no.5, pp.655-656, 1997 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


The HLA genotypes of six patients with acute grade I slipped capital femoral epiphysis as determined by microlymphocytotoxic technique revealed HLA-DR4 as their phenotypes. These results contradict the previously reported HLA-B12 as the phenotype of patients with slipped capital femoral epiphysis.