Complete Avulsion of the Pectoralis Major Tendon: a Case Report

Li, Wilson W. L.; de Jonge, Milko C.; Goslings, Carel; Haverlag, Robert; Ponsen, Kees-Jan
October 2007
European Journal of Trauma & Emergency Surgery;Oct2007, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p553
Academic Journal
Rupture of the pectoralis major muscle is a rare injury, usually occurring during sports activities or after direct trauma. This article describes the clinical presentation, diagnostic tools and treatment of a patient with a complete avulsion of the pectoralis major tendon.


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