Fixation elements Orthotopic spleen Pediatric Torsion Wandering spleen
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Antona, G. (Giuseppa); Arredondo-Montero, J. (Javier); Ros-Briones, R. (Raquel); et al. "Pediatric splenic torsion in an orthotopic spleen without fixation elements". The Journal of Pediatrics. 251, 2022, 209 - 210
A 4-year-old girl presented with acute left upper quadrant abdominal pain and anorexia of 4 days’ duration. She had no relevant medical history and no trauma history was reported. Findings of the physical examination showed abdominal guarding and peritoneal irritation in the left upper quadrant. The rest of the examination was normal.