Medial clavicle fracture

Case contributed by Dr David Cuete

Presentation

The patient had been fallen

Patient Data

Age: 30 years old
Gender: Male
CT

CT shows a fracture of the medial third of the left clavicle, which is displaced anteriorly. Sternoclavicular joint is also subluxed.

Case Discussion

Medial third fractures are relatively rare 5% -6% but is generally associated with other thoracic injuries in the case of shift towards back.

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Case information

rID: 30233
Case created: 27th Jul 2014
Last edited: 1st Jun 2017
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