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A 39-year-old female asked:

Football injury tonight: coaches think grade 1 separation of ac joint with no clavicle involvement. er tonight or f/up in am?

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Dr. Anthony Leazzo
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undefined 23 years experience
Follow up in AM: As long as there is no broken bones and no loss of consciousness grade 1 ac joint separations are not emergencies. However, this diagnosis was made by a coach. And technically speaking, the clavicle is always involved since the further most end of it makes up half of the ac joint itself.

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