Over 4-kilo abnormal spleen removed through surgery at Sembel Hospital

Over 4-kilo abnormal spleenhas been removed from an elderly male patient through surgery at Sembel Hospital.

Asmara, 25 November 2010 – Over 4-kilo abnormal spleen has been removed from an elderly male patient through surgery at Sembel Hospital.

Dr. Berhane Kidane, who headed the team of surgeons who carried out the operation, said that such incidents occur from time to time, although the latest one in the removal of spleen is the biggest of its kind.  

He pointed out that the patient is currently in good condition.