collar-bone


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collar-bone

The CLAVICLE. This comparatively delicate bone is readily fractured either by direct violence or by a force applied indirectly, as in a fall on the outstretched arm.
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During that same fateful game at Gresty Road in September, Tranmere's trialist goalkeeper, Keith Welch, dislocated the joint between his collar-bone and shoulder blade.
He has definitely got 21 days out due to concussion and I would have said he will be out for three to four weeks, depending on the collar-bone.
Sullivan, who broke a collar-bone just two weeks before the opening Grand Prix in Poland, said: "I was in considerable pain and obviously my collar- bone is not healed but I had to put that to the back of my mind.
A painful heat three collision left Fisher with a damaged collar-bone, sore fingers and double-vision, but he says he will be fit for Saturday's British League Cup fixture with Belle Vue at Brandon.
I've had quite a few problems with the collar-bone, which meant I had little or no strength in my left arm, but that is improving now, and particularly so since the bone was plated.
He guests for the Panthers in the first leg of the KO Cup final at Eastbourne on Saturday night in place of Ryan Sullivan, who broke a collar-bone in Saturday's Grand Prix in Poland.
X-rays taken there confirmed that he had broken a collar-bone, an injury which leaves him with virtually no chance of keeping up with Tom Scudamore in the title race.
The amateur jockey, who must pass an examination by the racecourse doctor before he is allowed to ride again, was left with a sprung collar-bone after the fall from the former Grand National winner, who returned safely.
Neil Watson, of Leys Road in Hillmorton, suffered a suspected broken collar-bone and head injuries in the accident, which happened in Hollowell Way, Brownsover, in the early hours yesterday.
X-rays taken on his right collar-bone following a fall at Fairyhouse on Sunday have revealed two fractures.
Andersen is back on a bike less than a fortnight after aggravating his unstable right collar-bone in a fearful high-speed crash in Sweden.
It was at first feared Carberry had sustained a broken collar-bone inthe incident but he said: "Though it is quite painful and I have a coupleof damaged ribs, the doctors tell me I should be OK in about 10 days orso.