Dr. Mullis explains if women commonly experience painful sex after fracturing their pelvis.
Yes. It’s very common to have pain with sex after a pelvis fracture for many reasons. It can be due to the fracture itself or it can be due to injuries associated with that fracture.
About Dr. Mullis, M.D.:
Dr. Brian Mullis, M.D., is the Chief of Orthopaedic Trauma Service and Assistant Professor of Clinical Orthopaedics in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Indiana University School of Medicine. He has a special clinical interest in orthopaedic trauma and post-traumatic complications with a focus on pelvis and acetabulum fractures, peri-articular fractures of both upper and lower extremity, bone healing, nonunions, malunions, deformity and post-traumatic infections.