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pubis

one of the three sections of the hipbone that forms part of the pelvis

pubis

[′pyü·bəs]
(anatomy)
The pubic bone, the portion of the hipbone forming the front of the pelvis.
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Osteitis pubis is the most common condition affecting the symphysis pubis in the peripartum period.
Axial skeleton shows ovoid vertebral bodies, severe platyspondyly, hypoplasia of odontoid process (which results in atlantoaxial instability that can cause cervical myelopathy), progressive kyphoscoliosis (short trunk) involving thoracic and lumbar spine, narrowing of disk spaces (resulting in short trunk), broad iliac bases, deficient ossification of pubis and flat acetabular roof.
Among 130 patients with pelvic fractures pubis fracture was seen in maximum number of cases, 88 (67.7%) followed by ilium in 83 (63.8%), ischium in 61 (46.9%) and sacrum in 21 (42.9%) cases.
They have a longer, narrower body than Phthirus pubis and are more similar in appearance to head lice.
pubis firmly attached to the upper eyelids with mobile legs resembling those of a crab and eggs attached with a translucent tubular sac surrounding the eyelash (Figure 1).
Infectious osteomyelitis (OM) of the pubis symphysis after radical prostatectomy is a rare event, often debilitating and requiring long-term treatment and occasionally surgical debridement.
Peripartum diastasis of the symphysis pubis. N Engl J Med 2009 Nov; 361(19):1886.
Osteitis pubis is aseptic inflammation of symphysis pubis and the surrounding structures including muscles and connective tissue.
Few authors described osteomyelitis pubis as a complication of pelvic radiotherapy, for bladder, rectal, and prostatic cancers, and these cases are often, if not always, associated with fistulas as an additional and main source of infection [9, 10].
A lot of mobile Pthirus pubis insects were visible on his axillary hair in the affected area [Figure 1]b and [Figure 1]c.
L'Italien ne ressent plus aucune douleur au pubis et serait pret a etre titularise a l'Etihad Stadium, selon Canal+.