167. Chirurgisch relevante Besonderheiten der arteriellen Versorgung des oberen Milzpoles

@article{Zachariou2005167CR,
  title={167. Chirurgisch relevante Besonderheiten der arteriellen Versorgung des oberen Milzpoles},
  author={Zacharias Zachariou and H. Roth and R. Daum},
  journal={Langenbecks Archiv f{\"u}r Chirurgie},
  year={2005},
  volume={369},
  pages={732}
}
SummaryIn recent years, efforts have been made to preserve the spleen after hilus injuries, especially in children. In an endeavour to preserve the upper splenic pole (USP), we dissected the arterial vessels of the spleen-stomach-pancreas region on cadaveric prospected specimens from the gross anatomy teaching course. We also endeavoured to elucidate the contribution of the short gastric arteries to the vascular supply of the USP. In 56.7% of the 30 specimens examined we identified a branch of…