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Clavicle Fracture

Also known as a broken collar bone

 

clavicle fracture

 

A clavicle fracture (broken collar bone) is often caused by a high energy injury, such as a motor vehicle accident or contact sports injury. Fractures typically cause severe pain, swelling, and bruising (discoloration) at the site of the fracture.

 

There are several non-surgical and surgical options to treat this problem.

 

Discover some basic information regarding this condition. (informatión en Español)

 

For more specific information, please check with your provider.

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Source and for more information: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)