Aneurysmatic arteriovenous fistula complicating splenic injury


Sarioglu A., Tanyel F. C. , Ariyurek M., Balkanci F., Hicsonmez A.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY, vol.6, no.3, pp.183-185, 1996 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 6 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 1996
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/s-2008-1066504
  • Title of Journal : EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.183-185

Abstract

A child with a posttraumatic aneurysmatic arteriovenous (AV) fistula located in the spleen is presented. The fact that the increased use of more conservative diagnostic and therapeutic approaches in splenic injuries might lead to underestimation of some uncommon complications is discussed.