Thigh gun shot injury

Case contributed by Prof Cláudio Souza


Gun shot injury on the right thigh. Absence of significant bleeding from the wound in the skin. The patient underwent angiography CT to check possible associated vascular injury.

Patient Data

Age: 15
Gender: Male

Femoral artery and deep femoral artery are intact, there is no evidence of injury in large vessels.

Case Discussion

See also other imaging of gun shot injuries.

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Case information

rID: 14744
Published: 25th Aug 2011
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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