Left clavicle fracture

Case contributed by Dr Derek Smith

Presentation

Short history of acute breathlessness. Chest x-ray to check for any underlying pathology.

Patient Data

Age: 50
Gender: Male
X-ray

The lungs are clear with normal mediastinal contours.

There is an established fracture of the left mid-clavicle.

Case Discussion

This case serves as a reminder to look at all parts of the studies you get - there can be important findings tucked away at the edge!

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