Penetrating Groin Trauma

In: StatPearls [Internet]. Treasure Island (FL): StatPearls Publishing; 2024 Jan.


Penetrating injuries to the groin represent a challenging clinical scenario with the potential for injury to multiple vital structures and organ systems. Prompt evaluation and high clinical suspicion can improve outcomes following traumatic injury. Awareness of pathophysiology for various traumatic mechanisms will enable focused assessment and management of injuries.

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