Splenic injury

Case contributed by Dr Maulik S Patel

Presentation

Pain left lower chest wall region after being involved inn road traffic accident the day before.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

Breach in splenic capsule at lower pole.

Avascular echogenic area in interpolar region - Contusion.

Hemoperitoneum.

Fracture of left sided ribs.

Case Discussion

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Case information

rID: 21382
Published: 19th Jan 2013
Last edited: 5th Jan 2021
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