Splenic trauma grading: diagrams

Case contributed by Dr Sachintha Hapugoda
Diagram

Simplified axial section illustration of the spleen demonstrating the key feature associated with the trauma of each grade as per the AAST spleen injury scale. See article for more information. 

Case Discussion

Advance one grade for multiple injuries up to grade III.

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Case information

rID: 51434
Case created: 15th Feb 2017
Last edited: 9th Dec 2017
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