Honda sign

Case contributed by Dr Craig Hacking



Nuclear medicine

Bilateral symmetrical uptake in the sacral ala (the Honda sign), represent sacral insufficiency fractures.

There is also uptake in the left pubic bone where there is another fracture which was occult on x-ray.

Case courtesy of Dr John Blazak.

Case Discussion

Nice example of the Honda sign.

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Case information

rID: 43352
Published: 6th Mar 2016
Last edited: 18th Aug 2017
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