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Foreign body: bullet in thigh

Case contributed by Dr Hani Makky Al Salam


Gunshot wound to the right thigh.


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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