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Rahul Banerjee, Peter Brink, Matej Cimerman, Tim Pohlemann, Matevz Tomazevic

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Peter Trafton

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Intact posterior arch, uni- or bilateral fracture anterior arch

Unilateral anterior arch fractures

These fractures can involve:

  • Pubic bone and/or rami
  • Pubic bone and symphysis

These are classified as AO/OTA 61A2.2 fractures.

definition

Bilateral anterior arch fracture

These injuries can involve the:

  • Pubic rami (bilaterally)
  • Pubic rami on one side plus pubic symphysis

These are classified as AO/OTA 61A2.3 fractures.

definition