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A 21-year-old male asked:

Can you walk with the fractured pubic bone ?

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Dr. Audie Rolnick
41 years experience
Yes: May be painful but walking is safe.
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A 32-year-old member asked:

What to do if i fractured my pubic bone?

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Dr. Bradley Butkovich
Orthopedic Surgery 28 years experience
Tincture of time...: Pelvic bone is a VERY stable bone and surrounded by multiple tough ligaments and fascial bands. IF can be painful because many of you thigh and hamstring muscles attach to it. Typically treated with time, pain control and progressive walking as you can tolerate.
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