[Epiphyseal fracture-avulsion of the distal extremity of the clavicle. Apropos of a case].

Fracture of the clavicle is the commonest fracture in children. It is generally due to direct trauma to the shoulder. Orthopaedic usually ensures consolidation within three weeks. Fractures of the lateral third is uncommon and unusual. It corresponds to an epiphyseal avulsion of the distal extremity of the clavicle, equivalent to an acromioclavicular… CONTINUE READING