Splenic infarction

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam


20 year old known case of sickle cell disease presented with left hypochondrial pain.

Patient Data

Age: 20
Gender: Female

Previous US, 2 months back.

Gallstones and splenomegaly


On presentaion

Large geographic regions of hypoechogenicity in the spleen, compatible with infarcts.

Case Discussion

Splenic infarction.

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Case information

rID: 19633
Published: 29th Sep 2012
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
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