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Cardiac Injury Due to an Utility Knife Hanging on the Chest Wall

Penetrating thoracic traumas concerning heart or major vascular injuries can be life-threatening. In our case, we aimed to present a patient with cardiac injury, who has remarkable images. Twenty-one year old male patient who is taking antipsychotic treatment had wounded himself in the anterior chest wall with an utility knife as attempting a suicide. Evaluation of the patient revealed a…

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  • Recieved 09.05.2013
  • Accepted 28.05.2013
  • Published Online 28.05.2013
  • Printed 01.05.2013
  • DOI 10.4328/AEMED.13
  • Author Sezai Çubuk, Okan Karataş, Orhan Yücel
  • Identifier J Ann Eu Med 2013;1(2): 47
  • Index Page 47
  • How to Cite Sezai Çubuk, Okan Karataş, Cardiac Injury Due to an Utility Knife Hanging on the Chest Wall. Orhan Yücel. J Ann Eu Med 2013;1(2): 47
  • Running Title Cardiac Injury
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