Proximal femoral fracture
This case featured in our 2016 Trauma Radiology Course which is now available to view online.
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Bony pelvis is rotated but appears intact. Pubic symphysis and sacro-iliac joints are normally aligned. Right proximal femoral fracture through the intertrochanteric region.
An example of how patient rotation can effect x-ray imaging of the pelvis in the trauma setting. In this case the bony pelvis is intact but there is a right proximal femoral fracture.