Asplenia syndrome

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

Congenital heart disease with heart failure.

Patient Data

Age: 6 months
Gender: Male
X-ray

Enlarged liver assuming a central position. Enlarged cardiac shadow.

Ultrasound

Enlarged mid-line positioned liver with absent spleen.

Case Discussion

Asplenia syndrome.

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Case information

rID: 9902
Case created: 30th May 2010
Last edited: 5th Dec 2015
System: Paediatrics
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