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642 Possible Causes for Gunshot Wound

  • Dementia

    Head injury: This refers to brain damage from accidents, such as motor vehicle wrecks and falls; from assaults, such as gunshot wounds or beatings; or from activities such[]

  • Vagotomy with Pyloroplasty

    A second quadriplegic died a month after a bleeding episode from myelitis and encephalitis resulting from a gunshot wound of the neck. He had no rebleeding.[]

  • Urethral Obstruction

    The presented case details distal urethral obstruction due to the migration of a retained firearm projectile presenting 1 month after initial gunshot wound.[]

  • Rectal Perforation

    Other less common causes for a perforation include: Knife or gunshot wound Severe blow to the abdomen Damage caused by a foreign object that was swallowed Damage caused by[] The role of computed tomography in selective management of gunshot wounds to the abdomen and flank.[] Operative management of civilian rectal gunshot wounds: simpler is better. World J Surg. 2000;24(1):114-8 Steinig JP, Boyd CR.[]

  • Fracture of the Cribriform Plate

    Gunshot wounds of the head are of course a very important course of brain abseess and meningitis, but in civilian practice fortunately rare.[] Indications for early surgery are Penetrating injury including gunshot wounds Anterior cranial fossa surgery indicated for other reasons such as intracranial hematoma or to[] There is an abundance of material of traumatic abscesses both due to gunshot wounds and to pcaee-time acci dents involving the vault, the base of the skull and the paranasal[]

  • Chylothorax

    wound, knife wound or a fracture or a dislocation of the spine.[] In open injuries, gunshot wounds are often white or weapon because of damage to the thoracic duct. The lesion is overshadowed by damage to other vital structures.[] wound Knife wound Fracture or dislocation of the spine Thoracic surgery Oesophagectomy 1–9% [ 3 ] Radical lymph node dissection of the chest, neck and mediastinum Lobectomy[]

  • Urethral Disease

    Extravasation of contrast material from the penile urethra following a gunshot wound.55 6. • Fig GU 41-4 Penile fracture.[]

  • Ventral Hernia

    Two years earlier, as a result of a gunshot wound, the patient had undergone a laparotomy with resection of the small and large bowels.[]

  • Communicating Hydrocephalus

    We present a case of traumatic injury to the lumbar spine from a gunshot wound which caused communicating hydrocephalus.[] The patient sustained a gunshot wound to the lumbar spine and had an L4-5 laminectomy with exploration and removal of foreign bodies.[] In the following narrative, we report a case of traumatic injury to the lumbar spine from a gunshot wound causing communicating hydrocephalus.[]

  • Diabetic Gangrene

    Common causes of wet gangrene can include: car accidents industrial accidents crush injuries burns Gunshot wounds and frostbite are also causes of wet gangrene, but they are[] General Causes: General causes can include: burns, vascular trauma (for example, a knife wound, gunshot wound, traumatic accident).[] Wounds that are traumatic, such as gunshot wounds or crushing injuries from car crashes, can cause bacteria to invade tissues deep within the body.[]

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