Cawich, Shamir O.; Downes, Ross; Martin, Allie C.; Evans, Necia R.; Mitchell, Derek I.; Williams, Eric
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Colonic perforation: a lethal consequence of cannabis body packing
Journal of Forensic and Legal Medicine
Date of Publication
Body packing is one method of smuggling cannabis across international borders. The practice is prevalent in Jamaica. There has been one reported death from this practice in medical literature. We report a second fatal case of cannabis body packing, reinforcing the dangerous nature of this practice.