Splenic hemangioma

Case contributed by Hani Makky Al Salam


Patient referred from outside hospital with splenic lesion for evaluation.

Patient Data

Age: 30 years
Gender: Male

CT scan of the abdomen at the arterial phase reveals peripheral enhancement of the splenic lesion with subsequent fill-in in the delayed phases. 


US abdomen performed and reveals a well defined hypoechoic lesion at the upper pole of the spleen without significant vascularity. 

Case Discussion

The lesion is consistent with solitary splenic hemangioma.

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