Splenic salvage after intraoperative splenic injury during colectomy.

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OBJECTIVE To determine the optimal surgical management of splenic injury encountered during colectomy. DESIGN Retrospective review from 1992 to 2007. SETTING Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, a tertiary care center. PATIENTS A cohort of patients who sustained splenic injury during colectomy from 1992 to 2007. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Overall 30-day… (More)
DOI: 10.1001/archsurg.2009.188

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@article{Holubar2009SplenicSA, title={Splenic salvage after intraoperative splenic injury during colectomy.}, author={Stefan D. Holubar and Jeffrey K. Wang and Bruce G. Wolff and David M. Nagorney and Eric J. Dozois and Robert R. Cima and Megan M O'Byrne and Rui Qin and David W. Larson}, journal={Archives of surgery}, year={2009}, volume={144 11}, pages={1040-5} }