Case records of the Children's Mercy Hospital: A 12-year-old girl with a straddle injury.
Straddle injuries are common in children. At the end of this case presentation, you should be able to describe the approach to the evaluation and treatment of a straddle injury, list indications for gynecologic consultation and/or sedation, plan disposition, and discuss pitfalls to avoid in evaluating patients with straddle injuries.
Pediatric emergency care
Child; Child Abuse, Sexual; Diagnosis, Differential; Female; Genitalia; Hospitals, Pediatric; Humans; Medical History Taking; Medical Records; Physical Examination; Referral and Consultation; Wounds and Injuries
Straddle Injuries; Child Abuse
Sinclair, K. A., Knapp, J. F. Case records of the Children's Mercy Hospital: A 12-year-old girl with a straddle injury. Pediatric emergency care 27, 550-552 (2011).