splenectopia

splenectopia

 [splen″ek-to´pe-ah]
displacement of the spleen.

sple·nec·to·pi·a

, splenectopy (splē'nek-tō'pē-ă, splē-nek'tō-pē),
1. Displacement of the spleen, as in a floating spleen.
2. The presence of rests of splenic tissue, usually in the region of the spleen.
[splen- + G. ektopos, out of place]

splenectopia

/sple·nec·to·pia/ (sple″nek-to´pe-ah) displacement of the spleen; floating spleen.

sple·nec·to·pi·a

, splenectopy (splē'nek-tō'pē-ă, splē-nek'tŏ-pē)
1. Displacement of the spleen, as in a floating spleen.
2. The presence of rests of splenic tissue, usually in the region of the spleen.
[splen- + G. ektopos, out of place]

splenectopia, splenectopy

see splenic displacement.