Splenectomy for Disease
Splenectomy is performed for a variety of hematologic indications, for primary splenic tumors and abscesses, and in cases of trauma. This chapter describes open splenectomy and discusses pitfalls and complications.
KeywordsSplenic Artery Splenic Vein Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Laparoscopic Splenectomy Short Gastric Vessel
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