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the action or result of inflicting loss or pain

an act that is not just

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Blunt cardiac injury (BCI) was defined as the presence of blunt thoracic trauma combined with an elevated serum troponin level; clinical findings of pericardial rupture, cardiac herniation or central tendon rupture; hypotension requiring inotropic support not explained by haemorrhagic, septic or neurogenic shock; and electrocardiographic (ECG) abnormalities or transthoracic echocardiography findings in keeping with BCI.
Blunt cardiac injury (BCI) inducing cardiac conduction abnormalities is not a common medical occurrence and probably underreported in the medical literature.
Sternal fractures may be associated with blunt cardiac injury and lung injuries.