Traumatic rupture of thoracic aorta and non operative treatment of concomitant splenic lesion. Report of one case

Ricardo Espinoza G, Hernán Aguilera M, Manuel J. Irarrázaval L, Enrique Bosch O

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Abstract

We report a 26 years old male that suffered a motorcycle accident resulting in a traumatic aortic rupture and splenic laceration. He was subjected to a surgical repair of the aortic lesion under complete heparinization. The splenic rupture was non operatirely managed successfully.

Translated title of the contributionTraumatic rupture of thoracic aorta and non operative treatment of concomitant splenic lesion. Report of one case
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)529-532
Number of pages4
JournalRevista Medica de Chile
Volume128
Issue number5
StatePublished - May 2000

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