Exsanguination from arteriovenous fistula: suicide or chronic wound?
|Year of publication||2020|
|Type||Article in Periodical|
|Magazine / Source||Forensic Science, Medicine, and Pathology|
|MU Faculty or unit|
|Keywords||arteriovenous fistula; exsanguination|
|Description||We have read with great interest the article “Exsanguination from a puncture wound to arteriovenous fistula as the method of suicide in a chronic kidney disease patient “where the authors described suicide due to fatal blood loss through a small puncture wound in an arteriovenous fistula (AVF) of the left forearm, inflicted by a small Swiss Army knife.|