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Pancreatic fracture after trivial blunt abdominal trauma
  1. S Elkhodair1,
  2. D Small2
  1. 1
    Emergency Admission Unit, Addenbrookes University Hospital, Cambridge, UK
  2. 2
    Bedford Hospital NHS Trust, Bedford, UK
  1. Correspondence to S Elkhodair, Emergency Admission Unit, Addenbrookes University Hosptial, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2QQ, UK; samerbaron{at}

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A 24-year-old man presented to the emergency department with abdominal discomfort.

He had been drinking at home and while going downstairs he stumbled, leant against the banister and vomited violently.

Physical examination elicited diffuse abdominal …

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