Splenic Rupture and Liver Laceration in an Adolescent With Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Neville DN, Marin JR, et al.

From the *Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC; and †Departments of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA.

Pediatric emergency care. Mar 2017.

We report a case of a 16-year-old adolescent boy with autism who presented to the pediatric emergency department after falling from a standing position, with a relatively benign examination, who was found to have significant hemoperitoneum on the focused assessment with sonography in trauma examination.

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