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What is this lump on my fractured clavicle?

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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery 50 years experience
Healing of the bone: A large bump over the fracture site may develop as the fracture heals. This usually gets smaller over time, but a small bump may remain permanently.
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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 30 years experience
Callus: It is extra bone that forms around the fracture, it will later remodel and mostly go away.
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