Normal pelvic bone CT (age 16)

Case contributed by Dr Andrew Dixon


Car accident.

Patient Data

Age: 16
Gender: Male

IDC within the bladder. Normal bony pelvis. No fracture or diastasis. 

Case Discussion

Normal appearance of the bony pelvis in a 16yo male. Note how many ossification centres are not yet fused. It is important not to confuse these for fractures in the setting of trauma. 

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Case information

rID: 46501
Published: 6th Jul 2016
Last edited: 6th Jul 2016
System: Trauma
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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