Spleen
Other nonneoplastic disorders
Radiation injury


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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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