Pelvic ring fracture

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Fall in a bicycle accident. Pelvic x-rays reportedly normal. Persistent left groin pain on weight bearing.

Patient Data

Age: 65
Gender: Male

Non-displaced Malgaigne-type left pelvic fracture involving the superior pubic ramus, the ischiopubic junction, and the os sacrum.


The ischiopubic junction shows only a minor cortical breach without further deformities.

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Case information

rID: 15377
Published: 12th Oct 2011
Last edited: 30th Oct 2015
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