Author | Theodore Ruff, MD

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Young Woman With Back, Abdominal, and Shoulder Pain After Assault

May 01, 2006

A 1-year-old woman comes to theemergency department (ED) 3hours after a male friend punched herin the left lower back. The blowknocked her to the floor and madeher feel faint. She also noticed bloodin her urine when she voided athome after the injury.