Though the wound of entry could be inconspicuous as in our case making the injury look trivial, the foreign body can lodge into the vital structures of the neck and hence exploration becomes mandatory.
Though the wound of entry might be inconspicuous making the injury look trivial, the underlying damage could be much more serious.
In cases of traumatic cataract associated with wound of entry and iritis, topical and systemic antibiotics and steroids were given.
The other associated ocular injuries include Self sealed corneal wound of entry in the form of opacity as seen in 25 cases (28%), 13 cases needed emergency corneal tear suturing (14%), 21 cases were self sealed corneal tears (24%).
Wearing Apparel of Victims of Homicide by Firearms and Explosives: In our study (Table 20) it was recovered that in maximum (35%) victims firing was through unclothed part followed by firing through clothed part with wound of entry
and exit in 30 per cent and firing through clothed part with wound of entry
only in 25 per cent.