Intrahepatic splenosis after splenectomy performed for idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura.

Abstract

The term splenosis describes autotransplantation or implantation of ectopic splenic tissue within the abdominal cavity or in any other unusual body compartment. In addition to the diagnostic dilemma it causes, splenosis may also lead to persistence or recurrence of hematologic dysfunctions by its preserved immune activity especially in cases of splenectomy… (More)
DOI: 10.5152/UCD.2015.2746

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