SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES, vol.29, no.5, pp.1039-1044, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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SURGICAL ENDOSCOPY AND OTHER INTERVENTIONAL TECHNIQUES
Colorectal surgery, Incidental, Splenic injury, SURGICAL-TREATMENT, SPLENECTOMY, SURGERY, CANCER, COLON, SURVIVAL, QUALITY, SPLEEN
Nearly half of all incidental splenectomies caused by iatrogenic splenic injury occur during colorectal surgery. This study evaluates factors associated with incidental splenic procedures during colorectal surgery and their impact on short-term outcomes using a nationwide database.