Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2003  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 113--115

Splenic abscess : successful treatment by percutaneous aspiration


A Mohta, SK Sharma, SK Sinha 
 Department of Surgery & Pediatrics GTB Hospital and University College of Medical Sciences, Dilshad Garden, Delhi 110 095, India

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A Mohta
Department of Surgery & Pediatrics GTB Hospital and University College of Medical Sciences, Dilshad Garden, Delhi 110 095
India

ABSTRACT: Splenic abscess is a condition that required splenectomy for treatment till recently. This may lead to compromised immunological functions in the pediatric patients. Authors describe a successfully treated case of splenic abscess by percutaneous aspiration and antibiotics.


How to cite this article:
Mohta A, Sharma S, Sinha S. Splenic abscess : successful treatment by percutaneous aspiration.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2003;8:113-115


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Mohta A, Sharma S, Sinha S. Splenic abscess : successful treatment by percutaneous aspiration. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2003 [cited 2022 May 22 ];8:113-115
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