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What is the definition or description of: Puncture wound of the leg?

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Dr. Leonard Grossman
35 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Perforating injury: a puncture is a penetrating wound of the skin that is caused by a sharp object such as a needle, a nail or pin prick, or something even larger
Answered on Nov 24, 2016
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