Postpartum osteoporosis associated with proximal tibial stress fracture


A 33-year-old woman presented with acute nonspecific knee pain, 6 months postpartum. MR imaging, computed tomography and radiography were performed and a proximal tibia plateau insufficiency fracture was detected. Bone densitometry demonstrated mild postpartum osteoporosis. To our knowledge these findings have not been described in this location and in this… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00256-003-0721-2


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