PREPRINT

  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. FAST Exam
  • 3. Exploratory Laparotomy
  • 4. Splenectomy
  • 5. Abdominal Exploration
  • 6. Summary
  • 7. Closure
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Exploratory Laparotomy and Splenectomy for Ruptured Spleen Following Blunt Force Trauma

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The patient in this case was assaulted and sustained blunt force trauma to the abdomen. She was intermittently hypotensive, FAST exam revealed free fluid, and CT scan showed a grade IV splenic laceration. Here, Dr. Williams and Dr. Suah at UChicago Medicine perform an exploratory laparotomy and splenectomy.

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Article Information
Publication DateN/A
Article ID299.9
Production ID0299.9
VolumeN/A
Issue299.9
DOI
https://doi.org/10.24296/jomi/299.9