Chainsaw Injury

Added to site: Jan 30 at 8:26a.m.
The presentation of a chainsaw injury. Looks benign until cloth removed, revealing 15cm by 3cm defect exposing muscles and tendons. Bleeding only controlled when patient positioned on floor with arm held up by son, while vessel sutures closed and laceration sutures. Tourniquet was attempted without success.

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