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From: Management of a gluteal region impalement injury caused by three reinforced aluminum bars: a case report

Figure 2

Computed tomography reconstruction showing the location of the three steel bars: bar A (⌂; left), bar B (∆; center), and bar C (↑; right). Bar A (left) pierced the left gluteal region and extended into the left anterior superior iliac spine. Bar B (center) pierced the right gluteal region, passed through the rectum, continued into the spinal canal from the sacral bone, and extended into the spinal canal at level L4. Bar C (right) pierced the perineal region, passed through the rectum, continued into the spinal canal from the sacral bone, exited the spinal canal at the left side of L3, and extended into the posterosuperior side of the left kidney.

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