High tension electrical injury from a telephone receiver

Paul C. Thomas, Pramod Kumar

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A high tension (13 000 V) electrical injury to a young man from telephone receiver is described. The current entered the telephone circuit due to contact with a high tension live wire running close to the telephone wire 2 km away from the site of incidence.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)502-503
Number of pages2
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 26-07-2001
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Emergency Medicine
  • Surgery


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