Spleen
Other nonneoplastic disorders
Radiation injury

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

Revised: 2 March 2018, last major update October 2012

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PubMed Search: Radiation injury[TI] spleen

Cite this page: Mansouri, J. Radiation injury. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/spleenradiationinjury.html. Accessed July 23rd, 2018.
Definition / general
  • Secondary to treatment for lymphoma
Gross description
  • Wrinkled and thick capsule with parenchymal collapse
Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Diffuse fibrosis of red pulp, lymphocyte depletion