splenic abscess

Known as: SPLEEN, ABSCESS, spleen abscess, abscesses spleen 
An abscess that is located in the spleen.
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2004
2004
Splenic abscess is a rare clinical entity, and splenectomy remains the treatment of choice. We sought to determine the safety and… (More)
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2004
2004
The clinical characteristics and isolated pathogens from 49 cases of splenic abscess treated at a medical center in southern… (More)
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2002
2002
OBJECTIVE The objective of our study was to determine the current role of percutaneous CT-guided drainage as an alternative to… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVE To study the changes in the incidence, causes, bacteriologic profile, and management of a splenic abscess. DESIGN… (More)
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1992
1992
During a recent 5-year period, 12 patients with splenic abscesses were evaluated by abdominal ultrasound (US) examination… (More)
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1988
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1988
This report describes a rapid, easy, and safe means of saving the spleen while resecting or fully mobilizing the pancreatic tail… (More)
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1985
1985
Splenic abscess is an unusual disease and may be present either as a localized area of infection in the spleen or as a part of… (More)
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1984
1984
Experience with percutaneous drainage in four cases of splenic abscess is presented. Percutaneous drainage and antibiotics were… (More)
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1982
1982
Gray-scale sonographic examination was performed in seven cases of splenic and parasplenic abscess. The splenic abscesses… (More)
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1982
1982
Pyogenic splenic abscess is an uncommon lesion associated with high mortality. Diagnosis may be difficult, especially in deep… (More)
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