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Splenic artery aneurysm rupture.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19886059     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Splenic artery aneurysms are the most common visceral artery aneurysms and are known for their potential for rupture. Pregnancy and portal hypertension have been known as major risk factors. With improved methods of diagnosis and minimally invasive therapy, management and outcome of SAA may change significantly. SAA may rupture at any age. When rupture of the aneurysm occurs, the mortality rate remains low if immediate resuscitation is performed and an aggressive surgical approach is taken. Conservation of the spleen might have been preferred.
Authors:
T Karsidag; G Soybir; S Tuzun; C Makine
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Chirurgia (Bucharest, Romania : 1990)     Volume:  104     ISSN:  1221-9118     ISO Abbreviation:  Chirurgia (Bucur)     Publication Date:    2009 Jul-Aug
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-11-04     Completed Date:  2009-12-04     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9213031     Medline TA:  Chirurgia (Bucur)     Country:  Romania    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  487-90     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Istanbul Haseki Research and Education Hospital, General Surgery Department, Istanbul, Turkey. tamerkarsidag@yahoo.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Aneurysm, Ruptured / diagnosis,  surgery*
Female
Humans
Middle Aged
Risk Factors
Rupture, Spontaneous
Splenic Artery*
Treatment Outcome

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