volume 46, issue 6, P733-735 2011
DOI: 10.1590/s0102-36162011000600018
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Abstract: This article is available online in Portuguese and ABSTRACTThe aim here was to present an unusual case of segmental clavicle fracture associated with ipsilateral rib fracture. Although the clavicle is very superficial, undetected cases of both types of fracture may occur, because these patients usually suffer multiple trauma. The case of a patient with a fracture of the diaphysis and lateral extremity of the clavicle is described: the patient was treated surgically and an excellent result was achieved. Simila…

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