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PEDAL THROUGH PERTHES

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One of the World’s Toughest Mudders had Perthes as a child!

Matthew Salerno writes : Just wanted to let you know that I had legg perthes as a child. I also had hip arthroscopy in May at John Hopkins to alleviate some discomfort it was giving me. Despite this, after rehabbing from my surgery I got myself back into top condition and was able to compete in several races these past few months. Among these races , one of these races was the World's Toughest Mudder.

Ashley Carter’s Perthes Journey

My son Ashley recently celebrated becoming a teenager. It is now more than five years since he was diagnosed with Perthes disease.

Henry Niese

My English grandma, who Beano and I called Bambi - and this was years before that cute little fawn story came out - noticed I was limping. It was around 1928, when I was 3 ...