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The use of three-dimensional computed tomography reconstruction in the assessment of penetrating ballistic trauma
  1. A Ramasamy,
  2. D E Hinsley,
  3. A J Brooks
  1. British Military Field Hospital, Camp Bastion, Helmand Province, Afghanistan
  1. Major A Ramasamy, Army Medical Directorate, Former Army Staff College, Slim Road, Camberley GU15 5RQ, Surrey, UK; arul49{at}

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A 12-year-old boy presented to the field hospital in Afghanistan following a gunshot wound to his right buttock. He was cardiovascularly stable with no abdominal tenderness. Examination revealed a single wound on his right …

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  • Ethics approval: Ethics approval was obtained.

  • Patient consent: Obtained.