(redirected from Pelvic fracture)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to Pelvic fracture: Hip fracture
See: hiatus, rend, rift, split
References in periodicals archive ?
Biomechanical comparison of two kinds of internal fixation in a type C zone II pelvic fracture model.
Anecdotally, some respondents report that SP tubes act as a safety access, while others feel it is not necessary and its presence affects orthopedic decision-making as to whether or not to place internal hardware for the management of the pelvic fracture.
Voiding and sexual dysfunctions after pelvic fracture urethral injuries treated with either initial cystostomy and delayed urethroplasty or immediate primary urethral realignment.
One of the first systematic descriptions of pelvic fractures was that of French army surgeon Dr.
To summarize, this case presented the loss of the pelvic ligaments' stability as a possible cause of pelvic fracture, underlining their essential role in preserving pelvic stability and the not entirely known effects of medication and hormones on this kind of tissue.
He underwent a computed tomography (CT) scan with trauma protocol demonstrating multiple injuries including bilateral pneumothoraces, bilateral Grade III-IV renal lacerations, a severe pelvic fracture with disruption of the pubic symphysis, and a urethral and pelvic hematoma.
Complications: No patients reported incontinence or impotence in the endoscopic realignment group, whereas 2 patients reported impotence in the SPC and urethroplasty group which could have been attributed to the pelvic fracture and associated injury.
They cover anatomy, biomechanics, pathoanatomy, mechanisms of injury, classification, assessment, and surgical techniques for pelvic ring fractures, as well as outcomes, complications, and special indications, such as open pelvic fracture, urological injuries, obstetrical complications, and pediatric patients, then anatomy, biomechanics, pathoanatomy, classification, assessment, nonoperative and operative indications, and surgical approaches for acetabular fractures, in addition to outcomes, complications, and special situations like elderly patients, primary total hip arthroplasty, metastatic disease, and pediatric patients.
He had made the pelvic fracture a little less stable, while the neck was also probably starting to deteriorate.
Lesions were secondary to pelvic trauma with pelvic fracture in 21 patients, to a history of prostatic surgery in 8 patients (3 radical.
However, the son of Shamardal missed most of his three-yearold campaign after suffering a pelvic fracture and while he was given a shot at the 2011 Champion Stakes following a comeback victory, he was outclassed at the highest level.