Accessory spleen

Known as: Spleniculus, Supernumerary spleens, Supernumerary spleen 
An accessory spleen is a round, iso-echogenic, homogenic and smooth structure and is seen as a normal variant mostly on the medial contour of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to elucidate the epidemiology and short- and long-term results of biliary atresia in Japan… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
A study was made of 19 adults with situs anomalies (situs inversus [n = 10], situs ambiguous with polysplenia [n = 8], situs… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Purpose: To provide insight into the possible etiology and prevalence of heterotaxy, we studied conditions associated with… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Situs anomalies present a diagnostic challenge to radiologists because of the overlapping spectrum of findings commonly seen in… (More)
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1997
1997
A patient with previous left caudal pancreatectomy and splenectomy presented with Zollinger-Ellison syndrome. Abdominal CT and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
BACKGROUND The polysplenia syndrome is the most common extrahepatic anomaly found in association with extrahepatic biliary… (More)
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1990
1990
The first case of hepatic transplantation in a patient with congenital absence of the portal vein (CAPV) is reported. A 10-year… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
From 1975 through 1986, 49 patients with asplenia (23 patients) or polysplenia (26 patients) syndromes underwent a modified… (More)
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1985
1985
Accessory spleens were sought in 28 patients who had undergone splenectomy for chronic idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP… (More)
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