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Determination of Direction of Fire from Graze Gunshot Wounds of Internal Organs
Office of the Chief Medical Examiner District of Columbia,
(Received 16 March 1983; accepted 7 June 1983)
Graze gunshot wounds of internal organs produce injuries similar to those seen on the skin surface. Careful examination of the distribution of lacerations on the tissue tags along the margins of the graze trough may permit a determination of the direction of fire.
pathology and biology, wound ballistics, ballistics, direction of fire, graze gunshot wounds
Paper ID: JFS11669J
Title Determination of Direction of Fire from Graze Gunshot Wounds of Internal Organs
Symposium , 0000-00-00
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