The pelvis is a basin-shaped structure that supports the spinal column and protects the abdominal organs. It contains the following:
Two of the more common pelvic problems include the following:
Most pelvic fractures are caused by direct blows or by a blow through the thighbone (femur). Pelvic fractures are often the result of motor vehicle accidents, especially motorcycle accidents.
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