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Case Reports in Orthopedics
Volume 2016, Article ID 4015212, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/4015212
Case Report

A Posteriorly Displaced Distal Metaphyseal Clavicular Fracture (Type IV AC Joint Dislocation-Like) in Children: A Case Report and Literature Review Study

1School of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Cairo 11566, Egypt
2Paul L. Foster School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Science Center, El Paso, TX 79905, USA

Received 25 July 2015; Revised 8 December 2015; Accepted 10 December 2015

Academic Editor: Masafumi Gotoh

Copyright © 2016 Ahmed Kotb 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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