Gunshot injury

What is Gunshot injury?

Ballistic trauma or gunshot wound (GSW) is a form of physical trauma sustained from the discharge of arms or munitions. The most common forms of ballistic trauma stem from firearms used in armed conflicts, civilian sporting, recreational pursuits and criminal activity. Ballistic trauma is sometimes fatal for the recipient, or causes long term negative consequences.

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Hi! My father got an gunshot injury at his back before 8 years back.and its to long time that he is suffering from complete Paraplegia D 12...

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hello,welcome to healthcaremagic,paraplegia D12 or any sort should be treated by a
good physiotherapist and he should also do some spinal extension...

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i would like to know if we can safe his leg .. this is a medical report : Gunshot injury lower limb . Left popliteal-tibial artery and venous...

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Thanks for writing to us.
Since the blood vessels are injured, a clinical assessment is needed to know if the leg can be saved or not. If...

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i would like to know if we can safe his leg .. this is a medical report : Gunshot injury lower limb . Left popliteal-tibial artery and venous...

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Hi! My father got an gunshot injury at his back before 8 years back.and its to long time that he is suffering from complete Paraplegia D 12...

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