Spontaneous Rupture of Splenic Hemangioma in a Neonate
Keywords:Hemangioma, Benign splenic tumor, Circulatory shock, Rupture
Spleen vascular tumors such as hemangiomas, albeit rare, can present during neonatal period with unexplained circulatory shock. We present a case of a newborn with refractory hypovolemic shock and acute abdomen that underwent emergency splenectomy due to spontaneous rupture of a splenic hemangioma.
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