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Table 2 Data analyses of splenic injured patients indexed by AIS spleen and followed treatment option, splenectomy or non-splenectomy.

From: No further incidence of sepsis after splenectomy for severe trauma: a multi-institutional experience of the trauma registry of the DGU with 1,630 patients

AIS spleen Patients Splenic Injury Splenectomy Non-Splenectomy
  n % n % n %* n %*
0 11,803 87.9 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 1,630 12.1 295 18.1 32 10.8 263 89.2
3    457 28 106 23.2 351 76.8
4    485 29.8 316 65.2 169 34.8
5    393 24.1 304 77.4 89 22.6
total 13,433 100 1,630 12.1 758 5.6 872 94.4
  1. *%/max AIS spleen