Sample Type / Medical Specialty: Surgery
Sample Name: Stab Wound Closure
Stab wound, left posterolateral chest. Closure of stab wound.
(Medical Transcription Sample Report)
Stab wound, left posterolateral chest.POST PROCEDURE DIAGNOSIS:
Stab wound, left posterolateral chest.PROCEDURE PERFORMED:
Closure of stab wound.ANESTHESIA:
1% lidocaine with epinephrine by local infiltration.NARRATIVE:
The wound was irrigated copiously with 500 mL of irrigation and closed in 1 layer with staples after locally anesthetizing with 1% lidocaine with epinephrine. The patient tolerated the procedure well without apparent complications.
surgery, posterolateral chest, stab wound, lidocaine, epinephrine, infiltration, closure,
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