Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Injured Sacroiliac Joint Outlook

What to expect with a SI joint injury:

  • The outlook for sacroiliac injuries varies according to the severity of the injury.
  • Persistent pain is common after fractures of the sacrum or pelvis.

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Last Updated: Jul 29, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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