Pelvic vertical shear fracture (Malgaigne fracture)

Case contributed by Dr Hidayatullah Hamidi


Fall from second floor

Patient Data

Age: 25 year
Gender: Female

Fracture of the left superior and inferior pubic rami and diastasis of inferior aspect of left sacroiliac joint.

Case Discussion

Malgaigne fracture usually involves disruption of the ipsilateral superior and inferior pubic rami and sacroiliac joint.

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Case information

rID: 60392
Published: 11th Sep 2018
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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