GUNSHOT WOUNDS - pathologyexpert.com

GUNSHOT WOUNDS : Definitions: Fouling: Soot, residue of completely burned powder, dust-like, wipes off Stippling (tattooing): Unburned powder and debris, causing punctate abrasions on target. Larger and heavier so travels farther. Does not wipe off. Margin of abrasion: Characteristic of enterance wound but can be seen in shored exit.…