Clavicle fracture

Case contributed by Dr Amr Farouk

Presentation

Recent history of trauma

Patient Data

Age: 3 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

A complete non-united vertical fracture line is seen traversing the left clavicle at the junction of the medial & middle thirds with a mild downward displacement of the fractured lateral fragment.

No osseous comminution or overlap of the fractured ends. Relative widening of the left acromioclavicular joint space is seen. No associated rib fractures could be seen. Maintained glenohumeral joint spaces.

Case Discussion

Complete non united vertical clavicular fracture

 

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Case information

rID: 53952
Case created: 15th Jun 2017
Last edited: 16th Jun 2017
System: Trauma
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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