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Case Reports in Orthopedics
Volume 2015, Article ID 858969, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/858969
Case Report

Acromioclavicular Dislocation Associated with Coracoid Process Fracture: Report of Two Cases and Review of the Literature

1Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Antalya Education and Research Hospital, Antalya, Turkey
2Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Haydarpasa Numune Education and Research Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey

Received 5 August 2015; Accepted 9 September 2015

Academic Editor: George Mouzopoulos

Copyright © 2015 Ozkan Kose et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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