In-depth

Complications

Sepsis

Symptoms

Easy bruising

Treatments and drugs

Blood transfusion

Splenectomy

Splenectomy, surgery to remove the spleen, is most commonly used to treat a ruptured spleen, but it can be used to treat other disorders, too.

March 31, 2015

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