International Journal of Studentsí Research

CLINICAL IMAGE
Year
: 2013  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 57--58

A case of wandering spleen


Suman Sahu1, Suryapratap Singh2, Kanika Sharma3, Piyush Kalakoti1 
1 Lal Bahadur Shastri Hospital, New Delhi, India
2 Department of Neurosurgery, Narayana Medical College & Hospital, Nellore, Andhra Pradesh, India
3 Rural Medical College, Pravara Institute of Medical Sciences, Loni, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Suryapratap Singh
Department of Neurosurgery, Narayana Medical College & Hospital, Nellore, Andhra Pradesh
India

Wandering spleen is a rare entity characterized by huge spleen with laxity of the splenic ligaments, absence of peritoneal attachments and presence of long pedicles. We herein present a case of a 42-year-old female with wandering spleen that presented to our clinic with intermittent abdominal pain associated with an abdominal lump.


How to cite this article:
Sahu S, Singh S, Sharma K, Kalakoti P. A case of wandering spleen.Int J Stud Res 2013;3:57-58


How to cite this URL:
Sahu S, Singh S, Sharma K, Kalakoti P. A case of wandering spleen. Int J Stud Res [serial online] 2013 [cited 2020 Jan 23 ];3:57-58
Available from: http://www.ijsronline.net/article.asp?issn=2321-6662;year=2013;volume=3;issue=2;spage=57;epage=58;aulast=Sahu;type=0