Traumatic Lumbar Hernia: A Seat Belt Injury
A motor vehicle passenger sustained an acute traumatic lumbar hernia caused by an improperly positioned seat belt. Diagnosis was confirmed on computed tomographic scan, and the defect repaired primarily.
McCarthy, M. C.,
& Lemmon, G. W.
(1996). Traumatic Lumbar Hernia: A Seat Belt Injury. Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection & Critical Care, 40 (1), 121-122.