Accidental Lesion to the Femoral Vessels Leading to Blood Loss and Death

Medico Legal Journal
12 Feb, 2020 ,

Lorenzo Gitto presented a case of accidental death due to massive blood loss which was a result of lesions to the left femoral vessels by glass fragments. The body was found to be in a pool of blood and was surrounded by hundreds of glass fragments. Autopsy findings revealed that there was a near-total transection of the superficial femoral artery, and two wounds of the superficial femoral vein