Wandering spleen: a potential abdominal catastrophe
Article first published online: 4 SEP 2013
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Clinical Case Reports
Volume 1, Issue 1, pages 42–43, October 2013
How to Cite
Clinical Case Reports 2013; 1(1): 42–43
- Issue published online: 25 OCT 2013
- Article first published online: 4 SEP 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 28 JUL 2013
- Manuscript Revised: 17 JUL 2013
- Manuscript Received: 22 MAY 2013
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Key Clinical Message
We describe the case of a wandering spleen complicated by volvulus and demonstrate the role of radiology and urgent intervention in managing this rare but potentially fatal condition.