Reviewer: Jaleh Mansouri, M.D. (see Reviewers page)
Revised: 9 April 2013, last major update October 2012
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- 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
Gross / micro images
End of Spleen > Congenital anomalies > Splenorenal fusion
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