Irish Journal of Medical Science

, Volume 158, Issue 11, pp 280–280 | Cite as

Retained glass fragment in the spinal canal

  • I. Reid
  • G. O. Neill
  • C. N. Pidgeon
Case Report


Foreign Body Spinal Canal Lumbar Vertebra Gunshot Wound Glass Fragment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • I. Reid
    • 1
  • G. O. Neill
    • 1
  • C. N. Pidgeon
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeurosurgerySt. Vincent’s HospitalDublin 4

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