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Spleen
Other non-neoplastic disorders
Immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)

Reviewer: Jaleh Mansouri, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 12 April 2013, last major update October 2012
Copyright: (c) 2003-2013, PathologyOutlines.com, Inc.

General
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Prognostic factors
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Treatment
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Gross description
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Micro description
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Micro images
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Figure 4

Fig 1: Well delineated reactive germinal center in splenic white pulp (H&E x100)
Fig 2: Striking lipogranuloma adjacent to splenic white pulp (H&E x100)
Fig 3: Diffuse proliferation of foamy histiocytes (H&E x100)
Fig 4: Extensive extramedullary haematopoiesis with prominent megakaryocyte and erythroblasts present within sinusoids

Electron microscopy description
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Additional references
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