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ALLMedicine™ Splenic Abscess Center

Research & Reviews  82 results

Comparison of outcomes of proximal versus distal and combined splenic artery embolizati...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00464-023-09960-5
Surgical Endoscopy; Lin BC, Wu CH et. al.

Mar 9th, 2023 - To compare the outcomes of blunt splenic injuries (BSI) managed with proximal (P) versus distal (D) versus combined (C) splenic artery embolization (SAE). This retrospective study included patients with BSI who demonstrated vascular injuries on an...

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia With Splenic Abscess Masked by E...
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000003837
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Banno Y, Okada H et. al.

Feb 3rd, 2023 - Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia With Splenic Abscess Masked by Epstein-Barr Virus-associated Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis.|2023|Banno Y,Okada H,Naruse Y,Hiramoto R,|complications,diagnosis,complications,diagnosis,diagn...

Splenic abscess caused by Cutibacterium acnes in a patient with multiple tooth extracti...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9884883
BMJ Case Reports; Walsh M, Wasko N et. al.

Jan 26th, 2023 - A woman in her 40s with a history of dental abscess presenting with a 3-month history of nightly fevers, malaise, fatigue and acutely worsening left flank pain was found to have a splenic abscess replacing almost the entire splenic parenchyma on a...

A typical multisite invasive infection caused by hvKP: A case report and literature rev...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9803426
Medicine Liu J, Dai M et. al.

Jan 4th, 2023 - Hypervirulent K. pneumoniae (hvKP) is a new variant of K. pneumoniae that can caused metastatic spreading by blood, including Splenic abscess, endogenous endophthalmitis, purulent meningitis. This report described a case of A typical multisite inv...

Splenic lymphangiomas as a common indication for splenectomy: a case series with litera...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9801652
BMC Surgery; Efared B, Bako ABA et. al.

Dec 30th, 2022 - Splenic lymphangiomas (SL) are very rare benign cystic lesions found in pediatric population. Their occurrence in adults is exceptional. Splenectomy is the common management of splenic lesions for diagnostic and/or therapeutic purpose. Our aim is ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

Observation vs Embolization in Severe Splenic Injury: A Randomized Controlled Trial
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05008172

Dec 15th, 2022 - Background The spleen is the most commonly injured organ in patients who sustain blunt abdominal trauma.[1] Splenic trauma management has evolved significantly over the past 40 years, with non-operative management (NOM) considered the standard of ...

Splenic Embolization for Portal Hypertension
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03532750

Mar 31st, 2022 - This is a single center phase I/II study that is designed to assess the safety and efficacy of splenic artery embolization in the setting of symptomatic portal hypertension. All participating investigators have signed the protocol agreement and no...

Sarcopaenia is a Useful Risk Stratification Tool for Surgeons to Prognosticate Splenic Abscess Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03967041

May 30th, 2019 - Splenic abscess is a life-threatening surgical emergency which requires early diagnosis and intervention to maximise patient outcomes. This can be achieved through accurate risk stratification in the emergency department (ED). Sarcopaenia refers t...

Microwave Ablation and Partial Splenic Embolization in the Management of Hypersplenism
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02261584

Oct 10th, 2014 - Liver cirrhosis or portal hypertension is frequently associated with congestive splenomegaly resulting in hypersplenism. Hypersplenism can be defined as anemia, leukopenia, thrombocytopenia, or a combination of these resulting from excessive, sple...

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News  5 results

SIRT With Y90 Plus Chemotherapy Extends Survival for Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma
https://www.onclive.com/view/sirt-with-y90-plus-chemotherapy-extends-survival-for-intrahepatic-cholangiocarcinoma

Sep 4th, 2021 - The addition of selective internal radiation therapy (SIRT) with Y90 resin microspheres to gemcitabine/cisplatin resulted in a median overall survival (OS) of 21.6 months (95% CI, 7.3-25.2) for patients with inoperable intrahepatic cholangiocarcin...

Left Upper Quadrant Pain and Pyrexia in a 50-Year-Old Man
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/873003_3

Dec 9th, 2016 - Discussion Sections of the CT scan show a low-density lesion within the spleen, with multiple areas of air density highly suggestive of a splenic abscess with gas-forming organisms. Splenic abscess is a rare clinical entity. A high index of suspic...

Investigating Infection in the Patient With RA
https://www.mdedge.com/clinicianreviews/article/72001/infectious-diseases/investigating-infection-patient-ra/page/0/1

The second patient was a man, age 60, with a two-week history of abdominal pain and a six-month history of effective etanercept use for persistent psoriatic arthritis. Contrast-­enhanced CT revealed a large splenic abscess, and blood cultures iden.

Complicated Infective Endocarditis: A Case Series
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/881164_4

Discussion IE is associated with cardiac, neurologic, renal, and musculoskeletal complications. Predisposing factors include the infecting pathogen, duration of illness prior to therapy, and underlying comorbidities.[1] IE caused by S. aureus is a...

Complicated Infective Endocarditis: A Case Series
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/881164

Abstract and Introduction Abstract Background: Infective endocarditis is associated with not only cardiac complications but also neurologic, renal, musculoskeletal, and systemic complications related to the infection, such as embolization, metasta...

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