Evaluation of liver injury in a tertiary hospital: a retrospective study


Bilgic I., Gelecek S., Akgun A. E. , ÖZMEN M. M.

ULUSAL TRAVMA VE ACIL CERRAHI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF TRAUMA & EMERGENCY SURGERY, vol.20, no.5, pp.359-365, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.5505/tjtes.2014.22074
  • Title of Journal : ULUSAL TRAVMA VE ACIL CERRAHI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF TRAUMA & EMERGENCY SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.359-365

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Liver is the most frequently injured intraabdominal organ following abdominal trauma. Liver injury in polytraumatized patients can vary from minor contusions to major lacerations and is associated with morbidity and mortality. The objective of this study was to evaluate the outcome of liver injury in polytraumatized patients.