How Small Bruises Lead to Big Ones in Child-Abuse Cases

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How Small Bruises Lead to Big Ones in Child-Abuse Cases

March 12, 2013
In more than two decades as a child-abuse pediatrician, Dr. Lynn Sheets has noticed a trend.

Often, when a seriously abused child arrives, perhaps with broken bones or head trauma, she looks back at medical records and finds that the same child often sustained minor bruises as an infant.


 

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