Spleen removal - child - discharge

Splenectomy - child - discharge; Spleen removal - child - discharge

Your child had surgery to remove the spleen. Now that your child is going home, follow the surgeon's instructions on how to care for your child at home. Use the information below as a reminder.

When Your Child Was in the Hospital

What to Expect at Home


Wound Care

Preventing Infections

Other Care

When to Call the Doctor