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A 31-year-old male asked:

I had a open acj excision of the shoulder day ago, am a little concerned that the clavicle looks higher on the operated side? is this normal?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Terence Grogan
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Talk to surgeon: Always discuss your concerns with your surgeon. Yes , this could be normal given your surgery.
Dr. Michael Granberry
Orthopedic Surgery 37 years experience
There probably is swelling at the site a day after surgery also.
Jul 28, 2013

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