Clavicle fracture

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

Fell off bicycle.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male
Modality: X-ray

X-rays of the clavicle demonstrate a comminuted junction of mid and distal third fracture. There is significant displacement and overlap of the fracture ends. Coracoclavicular distance, acromioclavicular joint, and glenohumeral joint appear normal. 

Case Discussion

Typical appearances of a clavicular fracture. 

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Case Information

rID: 18050
Case created: 4th Jun 2012
Last edited: 5th Nov 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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