This section publishes articles covering all aspects of peripheral vascular surgery and thoracic surgery, submissions can cover training, practice and basic research. Randomized controlled trials are particularly encouraged.
An association of spleen volume and aortic diameter in patients and in mice with abdominal aortic aneurysm
To investigate the potential mechanism of splenic enlargement in Ang II/APOE model and the associations between the spleen volume and the indices of abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) in human.
Citation: BMC Surgery 2017 17:134