Honda sign

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Craig Hacking



Nuclear medicine

Bilateral symmetrical uptake in the sacral ala (the Honda sign), represent sacral insufficiency fractures.

There is also uptake in the left pubic bone where there is another fracture which was occult on x-ray.

Case courtesy of Dr John Blazak.

Case Discussion

Nice example of the Honda sign.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 43352
Published: 6th Mar 2016
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.