J. P. O'COLLINS; B. BUTLER
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A 35-year-old woman was admitted to hospital with a history of copious bright vaginal bleeding since the previous evening.
. . . On examination by a gynæcologist, she was found to have a tear in the anterior vaginal wall above the cervix into the bladder.
. . . On direct questioning as to how the injury occurred, the patient admitted it was after vigorous sexual intercourse after a Christmas party with her employer. The recurrence after discharge from hospital was probably of the same ætiology.
. . . The medico-legal implication of this case is whether it could be classified
J. P. O'COLLINS, B. BUTLER. Scene in Print: Occupational Hazards Down Under. Ann Intern Med. 1973;79:292. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-79-2-292
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1973;79(2):292.
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