Splenic cysts: A new approach to partial splenectomy--case report and review of the literature

Yavorski, Chester C.; Greason, Kevin L.; Egan, Michael C.
August 1998
American Surgeon;Aug1998, Vol. 64 Issue 8, p795
Academic Journal
Describes a medical case illustrating the use of partial splenectomy to treat splenic cysts. Classification of spleen cysts by the presence of true epithelial lining; Study of a woman with a symptomatic primary splenic cyst located in the lower pole of the spleen; Performance of a partial splenectomy using a TA-90 stapler; Use of hemostasis for resection.


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