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Medline ® Abstract for Reference 111

of 'Rare complications of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)'

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Splenic injury and abscess complicating endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography.
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Furman G, Morgenstern L
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Surg Endosc. 1993;7(4):343.
 
A subcapsular hematoma of the spleen was incurred during ERCP and papillotomy. This was complicated by development of a splenic abscess, which was treated by percutaneous drainage.
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Department of Surgery, Cedars-Sinai Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90048.
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