diffuse waxy spleen


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dif·fuse wax·y spleen

a condition of amyloid degeneration of the spleen, affecting chiefly the extrasinusoidal tissue spaces of the pulp.

dif·fuse wax·y spleen

(di-fyūs' waks'ē splēn)
A condition of amyloid degeneration of the spleen, affecting chiefly the extrasinusoidal tissue spaces of the pulp.
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