A team of American surgeons from the hospital on the US air base in Afghanistan carried out a successful operation to extract the bullet from the patient's head.Given the fact that the bullet was packed with explosives, doctors had to perform surgery, dressed in bullet-proof vests, while the rest of the hospital staff was evacuated.
After another clash with Taliban militants in the head of one of the soldiers of the Afghan National Army explosive bullet stuck a length of about 6.5 centimeters.Immediately after the injured victim was taken to the military hospital at the US airbase in Bagram city.
Based on the results of the initial survey, the doctors came to the conclusion that in the mind of the patient is an ordinary splinter, but a careful study of the wound showed that this unexploded explosive bullet stuffed with almost 60 grams of explosive.
Immediately after this news, the entire staff of the hospital had been evacuated from the location of the medical establishment, but the surgical team, in
reports on the pages an Internet resource medportal.ru, the operation to extract the bullet took five hours, then was transferred to a dud sappers to destroy.
One member of the surgical team - Sergeant William Carter (William Carter) - noted that at present the patient satisfactorily endured intervention undergoing rehabilitation.