Ischiopubic synchondrosis asymmetry

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones


Left sided hip pain, but no significant trauma. Recent chest infection.

Patient Data

Age: 12 years
Gender: Male

Asymmetry of the ischiopubic synchondrosis with marked prominence on the left. 

Case Discussion

Do not mistake this normal variant for a fracture (or something more sinister).

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Case information

rID: 24279
Case created: 4th Aug 2013
Last edited: 24th Feb 2017
Tag: variant
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