Modality: X-ray (Frontal)

- “ Apophyseal avulsion fractures are usually the result of a sudden forceful concentric or eccentric contraction of the muscle attached to the apophy...”

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  • Anterior superior iliac spine avulsion injury - “ Anterior superior iliac spine (ASIS) avulsion injuries typically occur in athletes during forceful muscular contraction. ASIS is the site of attac...”
  • Apophyseal avulsion fractures of the pelvis and hip - “ Apophyseal avulsion fractures of the pelvis and hip are relatively common among physically active adolescents and young adults. Epidemiology Pel...”
  • Pelvic fractures - “ Pelvic fractures can be simple or complex and can involve any part of the bony pelvis. Pelvic fractures can be fatal, and an unstable pelvis requi...”

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