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Eur J Emerg Med. 2006 Jun;13(3):180-1.

Bicycle handlebar injury in a nine-year old causing a common hepatic duct tear.

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Department of Surgery, Dorset County Hospital, Dorchester, Dorset, UK.


A case in which a handlebar injury to the abdomen resulted in a common hepatic duct tear is presented. This injury has not been previously documented in the literature. The case emphasizes the diverse and potentially serious consequences of handlebar injuries in children, and reminds us that the presentation may be delayed.

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