Ruptured splenic artery aneurysm: An unusual late complication following pancreas transplantation

Journal Article (Journal Article)

The vascular complications following pancreas transplantation have been well described and largely involve either re-operation for hemorrhage or vascular thrombosis. We describe herein a ruptured aneurysm of the transplanted splenic artery 6 years following surgery in a nonfunctioning graft as an unusual vascular complication.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Reed, A; Sollinger, HW; Knechtle, SJ; D'Alessandro, AM; Kalayoglu, M; Pirsch, JD; Belzer, FO

Published Date

  • January 1, 1991

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 5 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 327 - 329

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0902-0063

Citation Source

  • Scopus