A Rare Case of Diffuse Hemangiomatosis of the Spleen with Splenic Rupture following Aortic Valve Replacement.
Case Rep Radiol 2017 12;2017:9164749. Epub 2017 Jan 12.
Department of Radiology, Section of Cardiovascular Radiology, University Hospital Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany.
In this paper we present a rare case of splenic rupture that occurred after an open aortic valve replacement in a male patient with hemangiomatosis of the spleen and the liver. The patient was treated with an emergency splenectomy. He showed no other sings of associated systemic disorder, such as Klippel-trénaunay syndrome or Proteus syndrome. Read More