Clavicle fracture: pediatric
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Bickle I, Clavicle fracture: pediatric. Case study, Radiopaedia.org (Accessed on 22 Mar 2023) https://doi.org/10.53347/rID-53795
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Fall. Painful right clavicle and deformity.
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Displaced fracture of the distal third of the clavicle.
Glenohumeral joint normal.
A common fracture in children.
Some centers now refrain from performing radiographs when clinically apparent as it doesn't alter management, as these fractures are treated non surgically.