Separation of the symphysis pubis in association with childbearing. A case report

Ronald Lindsey, R. E. Leggon, D. G. Wright, D. R. Nolasco

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Abstract

The case that we are reporting is that of a patient who had symptomatic diastasis of the symphysis pubis in association with childbearing. A review of the literature, aimed at making the orthopaedic surgeon more aware and capable of treating this problem, is also presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)289-292
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Series A
Volume70
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1988
Externally publishedYes

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Orthopedics and Sports Medicine
  • Surgery

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