Splenectomy in the tropics

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The aetiology, presentation, diagnosis and management of certain tropical diseases in which splenectomy may have a role to play are discussed. Some operative details and post splenectomy sequelae are described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)65-72
Number of pages8
JournalBritish Journal of Clinical Practice
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1981
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine


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