Recent Examples of pelvis from the Web
The symptoms of endometriosis aren’t just limited to the pelvis.
Six days after the slaying, police discovered the pelvis of a man — from mid-thigh to belly button — in a local landfill but are still waiting for DNA results.
People were transported into altered states, gyrating their pelvises, bursting into peals of unrestrained, almost feral laughter, even leaping to their feet to dance.
The bullet passed through Scalise's pelvis, resulting in fractured bones and injured internal organs.
Exactly two years and two months later, Jonah broke his pelvis in a skiing accident and was relegated to a wheelchair during his recovery.
The model also suggested that C-sections are changing the rules of the game by increasing the likelihood that large babies and their mothers survive childbirth and pass on genes that promote this head/pelvis mismatch.
There was more: a full frontal skeletal image revealed that the right shoulder droops, the pelvis tilts in the opposite direction, and the left knee (operated on long ago) rotates abnormally.
Having a large baby or small pelvis can also slow down the process, Dr. Ross says.
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