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One Wheelin’ and Dealin

Author: Christopher Trigger, MD, CAQ-SM
Peer-reviewer: Alex Tomesch, MD
Final editor: Alex Tomesch, MD

A 45-year-old man presents to the ED complaining of left shoulder pain after falling off of his Onewheel. Obvious deformity noted to the left anterior, superior chest with decreased range of motion of the shoulder.


Image 1. Case courtesy of Andrew Murphy,, rID: 48068

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