Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Domestic Violence Symptoms

Any injury can result from physical abuse. Commonly, multiple injuries are present, and injuries may occur on both sides of the body.

Injuries caused by physical abuse include:

Symptoms of domestic abuse include:

Emotional symptoms of domestic abuse may include:

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Last Updated: Apr 21, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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