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Splenic rupture (gross pathology)

Case contributed by Dr Henry Knipe

Patient Data

Age: 40
Gender: Female
Pathology

Multiple ruptures of the splenic capsule covered by fresh blood clots.

Case Discussion

Case reproduced with permission, courtesy of Dr. Katharina Glatz, Basel, Switzerland, Pathorama.ch (original case at is here). All rights reserved; please see original case for copyright information. 

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Case information

rID: 29963
Published: 7th Jul 2014
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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