Annotated image
The red arrow poi...
The red arrow points to widening of the left sacroiliac joint (compare with the contralateral joint). The yellow arrow points to diastasis of the symphysis pubis.
Modality: Annotated image

- “ This pelvic ring fracture is predominantly an open book type (AP compression), but the right sacral fracture seen on CT shows there was a lateral ...”

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  • Pubic diastasis - “ A separation of the pubic symphysis without concomitant fracture constitutes pubic diastasis. Excessive lateral or anterior movement can be seen ...”

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