Clavicle fracture

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard


Fell off bicycle.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male

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
Published: 4th Jun 2012
Last edited: 24th Dec 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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