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Acetabular fracture

Case contributed by Dr Manu Bijoor

Presentation

Fell off his mountain bike at approx 30 km/h. Presented to ED with pain in his right hip and inability to mobilize.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Disruption of the iliopectineal line on frontal/AP view of the pelvis with mild protrusio acetabuli consistent with an acetabular fracture. 

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Case information

rID: 49088
Published: 10th Nov 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
System: Trauma
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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