STRESS FRACTURE OF THE CLAVICLE

Stress fractures are more common in the lower extremities. The cause of this pathology is a submaximal exercise on the bone or a decrease bone density. Stress fractures of the clavicle are a very rare pathology, described in a variety of clinical situations, such as fracture after reverse shoulder replacement, radical neck dissection, rowing, diving, gymnastics and baseball athletes. This article describes a clinical case of a stress-fracture of the left clavicle in a 34-year-old powerlifting patient.

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Автор(ы): G. A. Koshman