WATCH: NRA tells US doctors to 'stay in their lane'

The National Rifle Association's (NRA) sparked outrage by doctors across the US.

The NRA tweeted last Wednesday, saying "Someone should tell self-important anti-gun doctors to stay in their lane". 

"Half of the articles in Annals of Internal Medicine are pushing for gun control. Most upsetting, however, the medical community seems to have consulted NO ONE but themselves."

Doctors have hit back with #ThisIsOurLane and #ThisISMyLane to show the aftermath of gun violence.

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