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Laparoscopic splenectomy for splenic calcifications in a lupus patient

L Marx, MD D Mutter, MD, PhD, FACS SB Garapati, MS J Marescaux, MD, FACS, Hon FRCS, Hon FJSES, Hon FASA, Hon APSA
Epublication WebSurg.com, Jun 2016;16(06). URL: http://websurg.com/doi/vd01en4756

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This video shows the case of a patient with multiple splenic calcifications secondary to a lupus. No inflammatory syndrome and no renal insufficiency were noted. Normal calcium phosphate levels were observed. Laparoscopic splenectomy is decided upon.