Acromioclavicular joint dislocation: Rockwood V

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert

Presentation

Fall on the shoulder in a cycling accident.

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Male

Complete disruption of the acromioclavicular and coracoclavicular ligaments with large haematomas. Upward migration of the lateral clavicle with contact loss of the acromioclavicular joint surface. Muscle fibre tear of the trapezius.

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Case Information

rID: 18665
Diagnostic certainty: Certain
Case created: 17th Jul 2012
Last edited: 26th Mar 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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