Spleen
Cysts
Mesothelial cyst

Author: Jaleh Mansouri, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 1 March 2018, last major update October 2012

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PubMed Search: Mesothelial cyst spleen

Cite this page: Mansouri, J. Mesothelial cyst. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/spleenmesothelialcyst.html. Accessed August 16th, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Also called solitary splenic lymphangioma
  • May be due to trauma
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Subcapsular, multicystic; may resemble lymphangioma
Differential diagnosis