Pubic rami fracture

Case contributed by Mr Andrew Murphy

Presentation

Consistent right sided pain post fall with associated subdural haemorrhage

Patient Data

Age: 81
Gender: Female
X-ray

Initial imaging

No obvious fracture femoral or pelvic fracture can be observed. There is a faint radio-opaque line over the medial aspect of the right inferior pubic rami.

Three days post fall, the patient is still complaining of right-sided pelvic pain now with associated 'shooting' pain down the leg.

X-ray

Three days post

Minimally displayed right inferior and superior pubic rami fractures.

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Case information

rID: 47044
Case created: 28th Jul 2016
Last edited: 29th Jul 2016
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