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Disease Blast Injuries

Name Blast Injuries
Synonyms Blast Injury | Injuries, Blast | Injury, Blast
Definition Injuries resulting when a person is struck by particles impelled with violent force from an explosion. Blast causes pulmonary concussion and hemorrhage, laceration of other thoracic and abdominal viscera, ruptured ear drums, and minor effects in the central nervous system. (From Dorland, 27th ed)
Categories Wounds and injuries
MeSH® ID D001753

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DiseasesWounds and Injuries Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Barotrauma Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Blast Injuries

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