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Severe buttock pain in a young football player

Author: Carlo Catalano, MD, Rome, Italy
Body Region: Musculoskeletal

1. Patient presentation
2. CT Images
3. CT Findings
4. Diagnosis
5. References
5. References

1. Patient presentation

  • A 15-year-old boy experienced severe pain in the right buttock, with regional tenderness, after
    shooting a penalty kick in a football game 3 months earlier.

  • He had been treated conservatively with anti-inflammatory drugs.
  • He underwent plain radiography of the pelvis and CT.