Foreign body: bullet in thigh

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

Gunshot wound to the right thigh.

X-ray

Metallic foreign body projected in the lateral soft tissues of the distal lateral thigh. No acute bony injury.

Case Discussion

Foreign body (bullet) in the right thigh.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 8924
Published: 10th Mar 2010
Last edited: 6th Nov 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.