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    • Splenectomy in kala-azar 

      Rees, PH; Kager, PA; Kyambi, JM; Ayim, EN; Bhatt, KM; Schattenkerk, JK (College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, 1984-09)
      At the beginning of the century, splenectomy was used in the treatment of kala-azar, but now is rarely needed, the major indication being for drug resistant kala-azar. Inadvertent splenectomy prior to the diagnosis of ...