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Fig. 5 | BMC Surgery

Fig. 5

From: Long-term efficacy of subtotal splenectomy due to portal hypertension in cirrhotic patients

Fig. 5

a CT scan revealed splenomegaly pre-operatively. b CT scan revealed that the blood supply of the residual spleen was normal (arrow) at 1-year, after SSFROM for PHT. c Isotope scanning with 99mTc showed that the residual splenic phagocytic function had recovered (arrow) at 4-years, after SSFROM for PHT. d DSA showed an established collateral circulation between the portal vein and superior vena cava (arrow) at 1 month, after SSFROM for PHT

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