Splenic calcification

Case contributed by Dr Jeremy Jones
X-ray

Incidental calcification at the left hypochondrium.

CT

Plain radiography revealed a calcified area projected over the spleen that was confirmed on subsequent CT to be splenic calcification.

Case Discussion

This patient with a previous Schwannoma presented with abdominal pain and vomiting.

Plain radiography revealed a calcified area projected over the spleen that was confirmed on subsequent CT to be splenic calcification.

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Case information

rID: 6466
Published: 29th Jun 2009
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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