osteitis pubis


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os·te·i·tis pu·bis

osteosclerosis of the pubic bone next to the symphysis, caused by trauma to that region, from pregnancy or instrumentation.

os·te·i·tis pu·bis

(os'tē-ī'tis pyū'bis)
Painful inflammation of the pubic bones near the midline, sometimes due to repeated overload of the adductor muscles or repetitive stress activities.

osteitis pubis

A chronic osteitis due to repetitive stress to the symphysis pubis by the muscles that attach in the groin area, causing pain with simple daily movements and activities over the pubis symphysis. It occurs in such athletic activities as distance running, soccer, football, skating, and hockey. It is best treated with rest and anti-inflammatory medication.
See also: osteitis
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Osteitis Pubis Syndrome in the Professional Soccer Athlete: A Case Report.
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While the relevance of pathologic MRI findings as an indication for surgical treatment is questionable, the detection of osteitis pubis requiring conservative treatment seems to be feasible.
The outcome of a 74-year-old woman following wedge resection for osteitis pubis (28) was similar to the outcome of this case report.
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i) within the obturator canal, by the vascular bundle of the obturator vessels or for other reasons described in the literature (complications of gynecological or orthopaedic surgery, inflammatory changes in the adjacent pubic bone in osteitis pubis, obturator hernia);
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If pain persists, you should definitely be evaluated for other problems, such as a pelvic stress fracture, hernia (though not common in females), or osteitis pubis.
Phinisee has seemingly had his belief in his ability shaken only once this season, when he was afflicted with osteitis pubis, an inflammation of tissue in the pelvic area.
At least three conditions--osteomyelitis itself, osteitis pubis, and normal surgical pain--can mimic one another, particularly in the early stages.
Dalton suffered not one, but two injuries in last year's Division Three final defeat to Monaghan at Croke Park in which he scored a goal - an ankle injury and osteitis pubis, a groin problem.