Sternoclavicular joint dislocation

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Presentation

Fall from height.

Patient Data

Age: 15-20 years
Gender: Male

Posterior dislocation of the left sternoclavicular joint. No fracture. No adjacent haematoma. 

Case Discussion

Sternoclavicular joint dislocations are rare, accounting for only ~2% of joint dislocations.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 55775
Case created: 25th Sep 2017
Last edited: 26th Sep 2017
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.