Unusual imaging profile of a solitary splenic lymphangioma

  title={Unusual imaging profile of a solitary splenic lymphangioma},
  author={Mohammad Eghtedari and Jason Sicklick and Yuko Kono and Michael R. Peterson and Cynthia Santillan},
  booktitle={Acta radiologica short reports},
Splenic lymphangioma is a rare, benign lesion of the spleen that is characterized microscopically by a proliferation of thin-walled vascular channels filled by proteinacious material. Based on microscopic features, three types of lymphangiomas are described as simple capillary, cavernous, and cystic; however, the distinction between these types is not uniformly accepted. The cystic type is the most common type and has well described imaging characteristics. However, little is known about the… CONTINUE READING
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