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Case Reports in Orthopedics
Volume 2016, Article ID 1836070, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/1836070
Case Report

Avulsion Fracture of the Coracoid Process at the Coracoclavicular Ligament Insertion: A Report of Three Cases

1Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Eiju General Hospital, 2-23-16 Higashi-Ueno, Taito-ku, Tokyo 110-8645, Japan
2Department of Orthopedic Surgery, National Hospital Organization Tokyo Medical Center, 2-5-1 Higashigaoka, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 152-8902, Japan

Received 8 August 2016; Accepted 3 November 2016

Academic Editor: Pedro Carpintero

Copyright © 2016 Takeshi Morioka 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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