Total splenic artery embolization for splenic artery aneurysms in patients with normal spleen.

@article{Li2014TotalSA,
  title={Total splenic artery embolization for splenic artery aneurysms in patients with normal spleen.},
  author={Er-Sheng Li and Ji-Xing Mu and Shuan-Meng Ji and Xiao-Ming Li and Lan-Bin Xu and T. Chai and Jun-Xiao Liu},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2014},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={555-60}
}
AIM To evaluate total embolization of the main splenic artery in patients with splenic artery aneurysms (SAAs) and normal spleen. METHODS Thirty-five consecutive patients with SAAs were referred for treatment with coil embolization. Patients were classified into two groups: coil embolization of the main splenic artery with complete occlusion of the artery and aneurysms (group A, n = 16), and coil embolization of the aneurysmal sac with patency of the splenic artery (group B, n = 19). Data on… CONTINUE READING