Splenic hamartoma: a case report

@article{Pinto1995SplenicHA,
  title={Splenic hamartoma: a case report},
  author={P. Pinto and P. Avidago and H. Garc{\'i}a and F. C. Alves and Carmo Marques},
  journal={European Radiology},
  year={1995},
  volume={5},
  pages={93-95}
}
Splenic hamartomas are rare benign tumours composed of an abnormal mixture of normal components of the spleen. Generally asymptomatic, they are in most insances discovered as incidental findings at laparotomy or autopsy. We report a case in which sonography disclosed a heterogenous splenic mass, partially cystic, with some echogenic foci thought to represent calcification. CT was unremarkable, d detecting a spontaneously isodense mass with a small peripheral calcification. Scintigraphy… CONTINUE READING

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