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Osteitis pubis: a clinical challenge

August 12, 2014

Mechanical pain in the region of the groin poses an interesting and at times confusing clinical dilemma. This is especially true for osteitis pubis, an inflammatory condition affecting the symphysis pubis. Recently it has been recognized as a potential source of pain in athletes. In this report, we will review the typical presentation of osteitis

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Avulsion fractures of the pelvis – a qualitative systematic review of the literature

June 03, 2014

Objective: To assess a causal relationship between physical activity or boney surgical intervention and the occurrence of avulsion fracture in the pelvis. Secondarily to assess the average age at which avulsion fracture occurs in cases associated with physical activity or boney surgery. Method: A literature search was performed on a variety of databases using text

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