International Journal of Medical and Health Research

International Journal of Medical and Health Research


International Journal of Medical and Health Research
International Journal of Medical and Health Research
Vol. 3, Issue 6 (2017)

Sternoclavicular joint Dislocations: About four cases and review of literature


Redouane Hani, Mohamed Rotbi, Mustapha Mahfoud, Ahmed Bardouni, Mohamed Saleh Berrada

Sternoclavicular joint (SCJ) dislocations are often due to high energy trauma. The evolution is favorable for the anterior dislocations; The complications are represented by mediastinal disorders for posterior dislocations, recurrence and chronicity especially for anterior varieties. The treatment consists on a closed reduction with immobilization by bandage for six weeks.
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