exit wound


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exit wound

n
a wound caused by a missile, esp a bullet, leaving a person's body
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Roelling said he saw an exit wound in Johnson's head.
We could see an entrance wound but not an exit wound, so she went to our doctors and he sent her to the walkin centre for an X-ray.
If it is embalmed, there are a lot of limitations and sometimes you cannot really recognize an entry or exit wound,' she said.
When we turned him over, we found an exit wound the size of a small grapefruit.
Single-entry wound was sustained more on the right side of the neck with exit wound on the left side.
When asked about the absence of an exit wound he said this could have been caused by the bullet becoming "destabilised" and breaking up into fragments.
No exit wound was found on Pte James's body, something the experts said they had never come across before.
The court heard from pathologist Dr Olaf Biedrzycki who said he believed one of the stabs went in to a depth of about 8cm, causing both an entry wound and an exit wound to the heart.
One was hit in the lower left thigh, the other suffered grazing and an entry/ exit wound.
The bullet unraveled her dark hair, restructured a pencil-shaped column of blood, brain and fragments of bone, plunged it through her exit wound, sealed the tear on her forehead then spun into the muzzle of the Sergeant's M-4.
The steel bar had gone through his thigh leaving a huge entry and exit wound," said the doctor.