|To your good health: Broken collarbone may take longer than six weeks to heal|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
DEAR DR. ROACH: I am a healthy 71-year-old man. I broke my collarbone in the middle in a serious auto accident. I was told that the bone should stop moving and heal in four to six weeks. More than six weeks have passed. There has been slow but steady progress in moving my arm, but the bone is still moving. I have been told that I should start to consider an operation if it is still moving in a few more weeks.
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