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  archie11 - 11/05/06 04:04
 
  a pat with gunshot wound haemodynamically stablebullet lodged next to l2 v ...whatsthe next step in diagnosis....

1.dpl
2.ct
3.lapratomy
4.usg
 
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* Re:gunshot wound....
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  acemac - 11/05/06 07:38
 
  3 C Laparotomy

If the bullet was anywhere below the nipple, then laparotomy is needed to repair the intraabdominal organs, and not necessarily remove the bullet.
 
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  malak - 11/05/06 12:58
 
  any gunshot in abdomen---laparotomy  
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