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Can any doc tell me what pain is normal to have after a clavicle break?

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Dr. Jeffrey Visotsky
Occupational Medicine 36 years experience
Clavicle pain: This is one if the more painful fractures. Difficult to sleep, hurts to take deep breath or sneeze. All will improve with time

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A 33-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me about normal pain after a clavicle break?

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Dr. Bernard Bach Jr
Orthopedic Surgery 42 years experience
Yes.: They can cause quite a bit of discomfort. Using a sling for comfort and support is very helpful. Your doctor may prescribe pain pills and/or anti-inflammatory medication. Icing the shoulder 4-5 times per day will help as well.

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