Blunt force injuring the stomach / stomach pain, stomach injury
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A fall affecting the abdomen can rapidly become a life-threatening situation, since there may be internal bleeding. This is difficult to identify: Signs of shock and the onset of pain in the abdomen should be taken very seriously. Here, urgent hospitalization is necessary to save the injured person’s life.
A fall can also lead to a knee injury, which mostly affects ligaments, muscles, tendons or meniscus. Find out how to correctly react to a knee injury and perform the correct first aid in the next video: https://youtu.be/RqfC1Ql7eIE