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I am a 23year old female and met with an accident recently due to which i fractured my left collar bone. what precautions do i need to take ?

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Dr. Matthew Solhjem
Radiation Oncology 21 years experience
Probably none.: A fractured collar bone will heal on its own. Probably best to have a doctor evaluate it. But, it normally doesn't cause any problems. No special precautions to recommend.

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