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Table 1 Cases of splenic rupture following a medical procedure

From: 613 cases of splenic rupture without risk factors or previously diagnosed disease: a systematic review

Procedure <48 hours References >48 hours References
Colonoscopy 79 [820] 8 [10, 11, 2123]
ERCP 4 [2427] 4 [2831]
Liver surgery 5 [3236]   
Pulmonary Surgery 2 [37, 38]   
Gastroscopy    1 [39]
Displaced CAPD catheter    1 [40]
ESWL 1 [41]   
ECT 1 [42]   
Abdominal surgery 1 [43]   
Laparoscopy 1 [44]   
Hysterectomy 4 [4548]   
TOTAL 98   14