Published Date: November 16, 2022

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A congenital wandering spleen with a large epithelial cyst: A case report

Authors: Youhok Lim, Hour Leng, Chi Hoon Lee, Vireak Chhun, Young Don Lee

Clin Case Rep. 2022 Nov 12;10(11):e6559. doi: 10.1002/ccr3.6559. eCollection 2022 Nov.


We present a case of a 21-year-old female patient who had a wandering spleen with a large cyst. The celiotomy was performed under the impression of torsion of the wandering spleen and leakage from the splenic cyst. The total splenectomy was performed instead of cystectomy and splenopexy.

PMID: 36381033DOI: 10.1002/ccr3.6559PMC: PMC9653159