Splenosis

Epidemiology

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Etiology

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Physiology

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Diagnosis

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Clinical Manifestations

Other Manifestations

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Treatment

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References

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  • Detection of splenosis and ectopic spleens with 99mTc-labelled heat damaged autologous erythrocytes in 90 splenectomized patients. Scand J Haematol. 1981 Jul;27(1):51-6 [MEDLINE]
  • Incidence and function of residual splenic tissue following splenectomy for trauma in adults. Arch Surg. 1983 May;118(5):617-20 [MEDLINE]
  • Thoracic splenosis after blunt trauma: frequency and imaging findings. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 1993 Oct;161(4):739-41 [MEDLINE]
  • Clinical problem-solving. Venting the spleen. N Engl J Med. 2013;369(14):1357 [MEDLINE]