Traumatic lumbar hernia: A seat belt injury

Mary C. McCarthy, Gary W. Lemmon

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Abstract

A motor vehicle passenger sustained an acute traumatic lumbar hernia caused by an improperly positioned seat belt. Diagnosis was confirmed on computed tomographic scan, and the defect repaired primarily.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)121-122
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care
Volume40
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1996

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Seat Belts
Motor Vehicles
Hernia
Wounds and Injuries

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  • Surgery
  • Critical Care and Intensive Care Medicine

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Traumatic lumbar hernia : A seat belt injury. / McCarthy, Mary C.; Lemmon, Gary W.

In: Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care, Vol. 40, No. 1, 01.01.1996, p. 121-122.

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