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Foreign body: bullet in thigh

Case contributed by Dr Hani Makky Al Salam

Presentation

Gunshot wound to the right thigh.

X-ray

Metallic foreign body projected in the lateral soft tissues of the distal lateral thigh. No acute bony injury.

Case Discussion

Foreign body (bullet) in the right thigh.

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Case information

rID: 8924
Published: 10th Mar 2010
Last edited: 4th Nov 2020
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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