A splenic artery embolization involves cutting off blood flow to part of the spleen — an organ that’s part of your immune system that produces and removes blood cells. Splenic artery embolization is a less-invasive, alternative technique to a splenectomy (removal of all or part of the spleen).
The interventional radiology experts at the University of Miami Health System are experienced in performing splenic artery embolization.
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