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How does the doctor know if the diagnosis is broken collar bone?

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In brief: Xray

A simple xray can usually show you if the collar bone is broken.

In brief: Xray

A simple xray can usually show you if the collar bone is broken.
Dr. Ronald Dreifuss
Dr. Ronald Dreifuss
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Dr. JP Bramhall
Sports Medicine
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In brief: Clavicle Fracture

Usually by physical exam where they can see signs of a fracture and deformity of the bone.
This is confirmed by xray.

In brief: Clavicle Fracture

Usually by physical exam where they can see signs of a fracture and deformity of the bone.
This is confirmed by xray.
Dr. JP Bramhall
Dr. JP Bramhall
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Dr. Tushar Patel
Radiology
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In brief: Xray

Besides feeling for the fracture with your hands, an xray of the clavicle (i.
e. Collarbone) is the next step.

In brief: Xray

Besides feeling for the fracture with your hands, an xray of the clavicle (i.
e. Collarbone) is the next step.
Dr. Tushar Patel
Dr. Tushar Patel
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