clavicle clavicle  /ˈklæ və kəl/

Definition(s):

  • (n) bone linking the scapula and sternum

News

  • Kearns man charged with breaking toddler’s clavicle

    Kearns man charged with breaking toddler’s clavicle by Erin Alberty The Salt Lake Tribune Published Jun 25, 2013 11:09PM MDT A Kearns man is accused of child abuse after a toddler who allegedly was in his care arrived at a hospital with a broken clavicle and bruises consistent with choking. The boy’s mother took the 22-month-old to Primary Children’s Medical Center on April 11 because she saw he ...
    on June 26, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

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Quotes

  1. "The only thing I can tell you is that Charles Scott has a clavicle (injury), and I don't know exactly what length of time that will take to rehabilitate," LSU head coach Les Miles told the media on Monday. "I can tell you that I would not...
    on Nov 11, 2009 By: Les Miles Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  2. Coach Mike Babcock said Kronwall has "a little piece of cartilage on his clavicle," adding that "it sounds like it might be a little (shoulder) separation there. It's going to be a week for sure, but I don't know. We'll know more tomorrow."
    on Jan 31, 2008 By: Mike Babcock Source: Detroit Free Press

  3. "The (scan) showed the clavicle in quite a few more pieces than we originally thought," said Armstrong. "There will definitely be a plate placed on the top of the clavicle so he (Elenz) can anatomically put all this stuff back together."
    on Mar 24, 2009 By: Lance Armstrong Source: BBC Sport

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