Osteitis pubis: An unusual postpartum presentation

Jinan A. Usta, Ihab M. Usta, Stella Major

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Introduction: Osteitis pubis is a poorly understood and uncommon disorder rarely associated with spontaneous delivery. Case report: We present a case consistent with osteitis pubis that followed a normal vaginal delivery and where symptoms developed earlier than ever previously reported. Discussion: The potential benefit of low molecular heparin is discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)77-78
Number of pages2
JournalArchives of Gynecology and Obstetrics
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Nov 2003
Externally publishedYes


  • Low molecular weight heparin
  • Osteitis pubis
  • Pregnancy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynaecology


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