Ipsilateral fracture of the medial third clavicle and posterior dislocation of Sternoclavicular joint is an extremely rare presentation. This case report illustrates an 11-year-old male patient with ipsilateral fracture of the medial third clavicle and posterior Dislocation of the sternoclavicular joint sustained after a fall while playing at school. The diagnosis of this condition requires a high incidence of suspicion in view of the potential for associated neurovascular injury.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology|
|State||Published - Dec 1 2006|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Orthopedics and Sports Medicine