Spontaneous splenic rupture associated with facial erysipelas

I. Pappo, A. Vromen, D. Seror, R. Udassin

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Spontaneous rupture of the spleen is rare Although over 100 cases have been reported, only a few were of true spontaneous rupture. Most cases were associated with diseases which directly involved the spleen. We report a 53-year-old woman with facial erysipelas and true spontaneous rupture of the spleen.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)410-411, 455
Issue number7
StatePublished - 1 Apr 1993
Externally publishedYes


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