Splenic calcification

Last revised by Dr Mostafa El-Feky on 27 Sep 2022

Splenic calcifications can occur in various shapes and forms and can occur from a myriad of etiological factors.

The usual calcification observed in radiographs are the multiple, miliary form presenting numerous small rounded densities averaging from three to five millimeters in diameter where are thought to be often caused by phleboliths.

Other associations include:

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