Int J Surg Case Rep 2020 4;77:357-361. Epub 2020 Nov 4.
Firefighters' Burn and Surgical Research Laboratory, MedStar Health Research Institute, Washington, DC, USA; The Burn Center, MedStar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC, USA; Departments of Surgery and Biochemistry, Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA. Electronic address:
Background: Electrical injuries comprise a minority of burn center admissions but are associated with significant morbidity and mortality. This is a case of a patient who suffered high-voltage electrical injury who survived despite developing several sequalae, who had an unusual presentation of inhalation injury complicated by the aspiration of metal screws.
Case Presentation: This is a 20-year-old male who suffered electrical contact injury, and 45. Read More