Spleen
Congenital anomalies
Splenorenal fusion

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

Revised: 28 February 2018, last major update October 2012

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Cite this page: Mansouri, J. Splenorenal fusion. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/spleensplenorenal.html. Accessed August 20th, 2018.
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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Gross / microscopic (histologic) images

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