What could cause my collarbone to move?

If your collarbone moves, you may have a separated shoulder, an AC (acromioclavicular) joint sprain, a SC (sternoclavicular) joint sprain, or a broken collar bone. If your collarbone moves, you should see a healthcare provider to determine the exact cause.

(This answer provided for NATA by the Gustavus Adolphus College Athletic Training Education Program.)

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