Polytrauma

Case contributed by Dr Sajoscha Sorrentino

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This woman suffered multiple injuries after jumping off a building in a suicide attempt.

Patient Data

Age: 45
Gender: Female
CT

- burst fracture of L4

- sternal fractures

- pelvic fractures

- pneumothorax

- pulmonary haemorrhage

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Case information

rID: 16020
Case created: 5th Dec 2011
Last edited: 8th Oct 2015
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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