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European Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 154, Issue 6, pp 501–502 | Cite as

Partial splenic embolization in a child with hereditary spherocytosis

  • M. Jiménez
  • C. Azcona
  • L. Castro
  • J. I. Bilbao
  • P. León
  • L. Sierrasesúmaga
Letters to the Editors

Keywords

Public Health Hereditary Spherocytosis Partial Splenic Embolization 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

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© Springer-Verlag 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Jiménez
    • 1
  • C. Azcona
    • 1
  • L. Castro
    • 1
  • J. I. Bilbao
    • 2
  • P. León
    • 1
  • L. Sierrasesúmaga
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PaediatricsClínica UniversitariaPamplona, NavarraSpain
  2. 2.Department Radiology, Clínica Universitaria, School of MedicineUniversity of NavarraPamplonaSpain

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