TITLE

Nonoperative Management of Gunshot Injury of Abdomen in A 10-Year-Old Boy

AUTHOR(S)
Karabulut, Ramazan; Turkyilmaz, Zafer; Sonmez, Kaan; Basaklar, Abdullah
PUB. DATE
June 2013
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Surgery;Jun2013 Supplement, Vol. 75, p166
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Report
ABSTRACT
Selective conservative therapy has not gained popularity in the management of abdominal gunshot wounds, and standard practice is mandatory exploration irrespective of clinical signs and symptoms. In this report, we describe a 10-year-old boy with an abdominal gunshot wound with stable vital signs who was managed conservatively.
ACCESSION #
88391906

 

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