Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Sacrum Fracture Treatment

Treatment for a sacral fracture usually includes rest, a donut pillow, and nonsteroidal medications for pain. Surgery may be required to treat a severe sacral fracture.

Treatment options for sacrum fracture may include:

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Last Updated: Jan 4, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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