Blowdart Injury Resulting in Brown-Séquard Plus Syndrome

Jones, Frank K.; Babalola, Femi; Eltayeb, Osama; Teixeira, Andre
December 2005
American Surgeon;Dec2005, Vol. 71 Issue 12, p1075
Academic Journal
This report presents an interesting and unusual case of an injury sustained from a blowgun dart. The dart penetrated zone 2 of the neck, resulting in a neurological deficit consistent with a variant of Brown-Séquard syndrome referred to as "Brown-Séquard plus syndrome."


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