Wandering spleen

Case contributed by Dr Heba Abdelmonem


Follow up of a case of lymphoma.

Patient Data

Age: 20 Years
Gender: Male

There is no evidence of splenic tissue at its normal position. A variant of the anatomic position is seen at the left lumbar region consistent with wandering spleen. No enlarged lymph nodes.

Case Discussion

Abnormally seated splenic tissue within the left lumbar region.

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Case information

rID: 59618
Published: 21st Apr 2018
Last edited: 23rd Apr 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included
Institution: Zagazig University Hospital

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