The pubis is the area where the two pubic bones meet in the front
and are joined by cartilage (symphysis pubis). One part of the pubic bone
merges upward with an upper hipbone (ilium), while another part merges below
with a lower hipbone (ischium).
March 1, 2011
Kathleen Romito, MD - Family Medicine & H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine
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