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Avulsion fracture of the coracoid process
  1. S Sinha,
  2. J P St Mart,
  3. A C Campbell
  1. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Monklands Hospital, Airdrie, Scotland, UK
  1. Correspondence to Satyajit Sinha, Department of Orthopaedics, Monklands Hospital, Monkscourt Avenue, Airdrie ML6 OJS, Scotland, UK; write2satya{at}

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Fractures of the coracoid process are rare. The mechanism of injury is either avulsion or direct trauma. Fractures of the coracoid process may occur as an isolated injury or may be associated with …

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