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ALLMedicine™ Abdominal Stab Wounds Center

Research & Reviews  24 results

The role of leukocytes in predicting whether laparotomy is required in patients with pe...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2021.07.025
Surgery Yucel M, Yildiz A et. al.

Aug 25th, 2021 - This study aimed to determine the importance of leukocytes, leukocyte subgroups, platelets, neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio, and platelet-to-lymphocyte ratio in deciding whether laparotomy is required during observation in patients with penetrating...

Diagnostic Peritoneal Lavage
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/82888-print

Jul 21st, 2021 - Background At one time, diagnostic peritoneal lavage (DPL), described by Root in 1965,[1] was the diagnostic test of choice for detecting bleeding within the abdominal cavity after trauma. However, the advent and widespread availability of compute...

Radiographic pneumoperitoneum following abdominal stab wound is not an absolute indicat...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2020.12.018
Injury Kong V, Cheung C et. al.

Jan 13th, 2021 - Pneumoperitoneum on chest radiograph (CXR) following abdominal stab wounds (SW) is generally considered as surrogate evidence of viscus perforation and an absolute indication for laparotomy. The exact yield of this radiographic finding is unknown....

CT tractography in anterior abdominal stab wounds: a proposed algorithm.
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European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery : Offici... Maurice KK, Elfiky MA et. al.

Feb 18th, 2020 - This study evaluates the accuracy of IV contrast-enhanced computed tomography (CT) tractography in the detection of peritoneal violation in anterior abdominal stab wounds (AASW) and its impact on the management algorithm. This prospective study in...

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