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What does it mean to have a clavicle fracture?
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Dr. Kenneth Cheng
Family Medicine
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In brief: Collar bone fracture
A clavicle (or collar bone) fracture is a common fracture when falling with outstretched hands or from falling directly onto your shoulder. This is a painful condition that will keep you from moving your affected arm and shoulder.

In brief: Collar bone fracture
A clavicle (or collar bone) fracture is a common fracture when falling with outstretched hands or from falling directly onto your shoulder. This is a painful condition that will keep you from moving your affected arm and shoulder.
Dr. Kenneth Cheng
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Dr. Peter Ihle
Orthopedic Surgery
In brief: Broken
They come in many varieties from simple low energy impact to high impact/energy as in mva rx varies from ortho to ortho basesd on experience and outcomes.
Severe may have neuological and/or vascular complications. Have it evaluated by an orth guy.

In brief: Broken
They come in many varieties from simple low energy impact to high impact/energy as in mva rx varies from ortho to ortho basesd on experience and outcomes.
Severe may have neuological and/or vascular complications. Have it evaluated by an orth guy.
Dr. Peter Ihle
Dr. Peter Ihle
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