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Abdominal Trauma

  • G. V. Oosthuizen
Chapter

Abstract

Blunt trauma and penetrating trauma are two distinct entities, each needing a specific approach to evaluation and management.

Keywords

Blunt Trauma Abdominal Trauma Necrotizing Fasciitis Gunshot Wound Abdominal Injury 
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Notes

Acknowledgments

Photo credits: Dr. T C Hardcastle personal collection, used with permission and copyright held by Dr. Hardcastle

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Pietermaritzburg Metropolitan Trauma Service, Department of Surgery, Grey’s HospitalUniversity of KwaZulu-NatalPietermaritzburgSouth Africa

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