While it is rare, it does occur in an estimated one out of every 2,000 pregnancies
and usually occurs during
labor and delivery and not during
the gestational or pregnancy
period. However, if you suffer from severe pelvic pain, it may be related to the rare separation. The pain will be localized to the symphysis pubis and no evidence of contusion or trauma is evident.
When the clinical symptoms raise suspicion of transient osteoporosis of the hip, an X-Ray will be obtained.