Splenosis

Known as: Splenoses, Splenosis [Disease/Finding] 
The spontaneous transplantation of splenic tissue to unusual sites after open splenic trauma, e.g., after automobile accidents, gunshot or stab… (More)
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2008
2008
Splenosis is a condition in which ectopic spleen tissue may be found in the peritoneal cavity or in other unusual locations due… (More)
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2001
2001
We describe the cytologic findings of a case of pulmonary parenchymal splenosis, a rare condition that follows lacerating trauma… (More)
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2000
2000
We report a patient who presented with asymptomatic focal liver lesions and in whom a diagnosis of intrahepatic splenosis was… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
We read with interest the recent paper by Gigot et al. [3]. In a prospective series of 18 laparoscopic splenectomies (LS), Gigot… (More)
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1994
1994
We used scintigraphy with sulphur colloid and heat-damaged red cells to detect splenosis after splenectomy in 19 patients 7 to 69… (More)
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1994
Review
1994
BACKGROUND Thoracic splenosis is an uncommon side effect of thoracoabdominal trauma involving injury to the diaphragm and spleen… (More)
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1993
1993
OBJECTIVE Thoracic splenosis is an uncommon sequela of simultaneous splenic and diaphragmatic injury. The aim of this prospective… (More)
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1992
1992
This study presents a detailed histological analysis of two cases of splenosis, including one of the largest nodules to be… (More)
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1992
1992
Thoracic splenosis (post-traumatic autotransplantation of splenic tissue) is rare and generally asymptomatic. We report a patient… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
Splenosis is the autotransplantation of splenic tissue that usually follows traumatic rupture of the spleen. Generally, the… (More)
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