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Why could a broken clavicle affect the mobility of the scapula?
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Dr. J.Milo Sewards
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Clavicle is a strut
The clavicle is the only connection the scapula (and the rest of the arm) has to the rest of the skeleton.
The clavicle acts as a strut to keep the scapula in the proper position. A shortened clavicle from a break can cause the scapula to become hunched forward, affecting its mobility.

In brief: Clavicle is a strut
The clavicle is the only connection the scapula (and the rest of the arm) has to the rest of the skeleton.
The clavicle acts as a strut to keep the scapula in the proper position. A shortened clavicle from a break can cause the scapula to become hunched forward, affecting its mobility.
Dr. J.Milo Sewards
Dr. J.Milo Sewards
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Dr. Vivek Agrawal
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: Shoulder Girdle
Learn more about the shoulder girdle here: http://www.
Theshouldercenter.Com/shoulderpain/2013/shoulder-surgery/spur-acromioplasty-impingement/.

In brief: Shoulder Girdle
Learn more about the shoulder girdle here: http://www.
Theshouldercenter.Com/shoulderpain/2013/shoulder-surgery/spur-acromioplasty-impingement/.
Dr. Vivek Agrawal
Dr. Vivek Agrawal
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