Vascular pathology of the spleen, part I


Quite often, the spleen is regarded as the ‘‘silent and forgotten’’ organ of the abdomen. Although primary splenic diseases are rare, the spleen is a frequent site of secondary manifestations in a wide range of hematologic, immunologic, oncologic, infectious, vascular, and systemic disorders. Despite this broad spectrum of splenic diseases, the radiologic… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00261-004-0181-8


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