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Acromioclavicular joint dislocation - Rockwood V

Case contributed by Dr Roberto Schubert


Fall on the shoulder in a cycling accident.

Patient Data

Age: 40 years
Gender: Male

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

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Case information

rID: 18665
Published: 17th Jul 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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