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Case Reports in Orthopedics
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 932521, 4 pages
Sacral Fracture Nonunion Treated by Bone Grafting through a Posterior Approach
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, 7-5-1, Kusunoki-cho, Chuo-ku, Kobe 650-0017, Japan
Received 8 March 2013; Accepted 12 April 2013
Academic Editors: E. R. Ahlmann, M. Gotoh, P. Kumar, M. K. Lyons, and M. Pirpiris
Copyright © 2013 Sang Yang Lee et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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