Possible role of the long dorsal sacroiliac ligament in women with peripartum pelvic pain

  title={Possible role of the long dorsal sacroiliac ligament in women with peripartum pelvic pain},
  author={Andry Vleeming and Haitze J. de Vries and Jan M. A. Mens and Jan-Paul van Wingerden},
  journal={Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica},
Background.  To enhance the understanding of the pathophysiology of women with peripartum pelvic pain, it is necessary to couple anatomical insights with relevant clinical research. In this context, the long dorsal sacroiliac ligament is especially of interest because it was noticed that women diagnosed with peripartum pelvic pain frequently experience pain within the boundaries of this ligament. 

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