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In addition to his brain injuries, Salazar suffered a broken pelvis and burns to the inside of his thighs.
Schemmel got the green light and began training, though the effort was nearly derailed when, six weeks before RAAM, Cooper was struck by a goose while riding and suffered a fractured pelvis, four broken ribs and a broken collarbone.
The cause was complications from a broken pelvis suffered in an accidental fall, said a daughter, author Laura Hillenbrand.
Last year, Sebastien Bourdais suffered a fractured pelvis, among other injuries, during a horrific qualifying crash.
Smoker was eventually diagnosed with a broken femur, a broken pelvis, internal bleeding, bleeding on the brain, nine fractured ribs, a broken neck and bleeding on the brain.
What makes these women let this man push his soft underbelly against their pelvises as he grunts and snorts?
In July 2012, Rice had X-rays taken of his pelvis and hips.
Women may no longer produce eggs after radiation to the pelvis, for instance.
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PELVIS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pelvis for English Language Learners
: the wide curved bones between the spine and the leg bones
PELVIS Defined for Kids
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