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Traumatic Lumbar Hernia: A Seat Belt Injury
Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection & Critical Care
  • Mary C. McCarthy, Wright State University
  • Gary W. Lemmon, Wright State University
Document Type
Article
Publication Date
1-1-1996
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.

Citation Information
Mary C. McCarthy and Gary W. Lemmon. "Traumatic Lumbar Hernia: A Seat Belt Injury" Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection & Critical Care Vol. 40 Iss. 1 (1996) p. 121 - 122 ISSN: 0022-5282
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/mary_mccarthy/107/