Lymph nodes & spleen, nonlymphoma
Spleen-other nonneoplastic disorders
Radiation injury

Topic Completed: 1 October 2012

Minor changes: 14 August 2020

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PubMed Search: Radiation injury[TI] spleen

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Cite this page: Mansouri J. Radiation injury. website. Accessed November 30th, 2020.
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
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