How can I address a blunt force trauma?

Depends on where. Is this to the head, chest, abdomen? Additional imaging is needed.

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Could you die from blunt force trauma?

Possibly. Any trauma, if hard enough, and affecting important vital organs like the brain, heart, liver or kidneys could cause death. These are the effects commonly of auto accidents and military events. Read more...

Please tell me, could you die from blunt force trauma?

Certainly. Especially if the physical trauma is against a vulnerable part of the body (e.g. Head, etc). Read more...
Yes. Absolutely! Blunt force just means an injury where the skin is not penetrated. A car crash, fall, and being hit with an object (like a car) can cause blunt force trauma. The cause of death is usually internal bleeding, into the brain, lungs, abdominal organs may be injured, as well as fractures, such as a broken neck, all can cause death. Read more...

What is perforating blunt force trauma?

Unusual term. This is an odd expression. Trauma is usually considered to be blunt (blunt force) or penetrating (stab, gunshot). It is possible for blunt trauma to the abdominal area to be so severe that it can cause perforation of the intestine. Read more...
Perforation. A perforation is when the stomach or intestine is subjected to intense force and causes a blow out, just like a blown out tire. Intestinal fluids then leak into the abdomen causing severe inflammation/infection which is life threatening and requires immediate surgery. Read more...

Doctors, do you think I can die from blunt force trauma?

Absolutely. Blunt force trauma, especially about the head can kill you. also, may internal organs can be injured and bleed. The bowel can be perforated or torn. The neck and the rest of the spine can be injured, sometimes with spinal cord injury. So, yes you can. Read more...

What symptoms do I need to look for after having blunt force trauma to the kidneys?

Pain, blood. I would look for pain in flank area and blood in the urine, if you have nothing of that you probably fine, if still concern you can get kidney us and kidney function test, if that is fine nothing to worry. Read more...
Blood in urine. The usual symptom is bloody urine, but there could be some pain in the flank or back. There is a spectrum of injuries that can occur to the kidney, minor injury is just watched, while major injury may need surgery. Read more...

What kind of damage can blunt force trauma abdominal area cause?

Multiple Injuries. Multiple injuries can result depending on the amount of force and how it is applied. Injuries may include spleen laceration, liver laceration, kidney laceration, or injury to the bowel. In high impact injuries, traumatic hernias of the diaphragm or the abdominal wall may also occur. Read more...