shoulder separation


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shoulder separation

Colloquial term for an acromioclavicular sprain.
See: acromioclavicular sprain.
See also: separation
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This, when in fact, Plummer's injury was a mild shoulder separation.
Michael Webb, recovering from a shoulder separation, and Andrew Golden (flu) both are probable for Friday's game.
There's Higueros' shoulder separation, which caused him to miss two games.
Ben Drinkwalter, the second-string back, is out with a shoulder separation.
If you remembered Paus's shoulder separation on the opening drive of the Alabama game four weeks earlier, you shuddered.
The longer you're around, the more likely you are to suffer bursitis, shoulder separations, and other ailments that can reduce upper limb range of movement.
Acromioclavicular dislocations, also known as shoulder separations, are common injuries and are classified into six types (Fig.