Foreign body: bullet in thigh

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam


Gunshot wound to the right thigh.


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.

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Case information

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

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