Congenital anomalies
Splenorenal fusion

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Definition / general
  • May be due to splenosis after splenic trauma or splenectomy; less commonly is developmental anomaly resulting in fusion of splenic and renal tissue
  • May present as a renal mass or with symptoms of hypersplenism
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