Lance Armstrong - Post Operative Video Message
Lance's surgery went well today. Lance also left a video message on
describing the injury and repair. Surgeons News Conference Video Links
The collarbone was broken in 4 parts. During the 3 hour surgery the
collarbone was reassembled the bone, and "plated" with 12 screws holding the
plate in place to support the bone as it heals over the next 12 weeks.
Lance's Personal Video Message
You can hear Lance explain what was done and how he is doing after the surgery
in a video message at:
Lance's post operation message.
Surgeons Press Conference
Post Surgery video with Lance's surgeons explaining the procedure of placing a
plate with 12 screws to hold the collarbone in on piece until it heals
Seven time, Tour de France Champion, Lance Armstrong's x-ray after surgery
on his right collarbone shows one metal plate and twelve screws. Amrstrong had
surgery at Austin Sports Medicine in Austin Texas Wednesday, March 25, 2009
after a crash during the first stage of Castilla y Leon bicycle race, Monday
March 23, 2009.
Photo of X-Ray by Elizabeth Kreutz courtesy of CSE
Better days; Lance at the start of Milan - Sanremo.
Best wishes for a quick and complete recovery Lance from the Daily Peloton
readers and Staff.
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