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splenic

 [splen´ik]
pertaining to the spleen.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

splen·ic

(splen'ik),
Relating to the spleen.
Synonym(s): lienal, splenetic (1)
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splenic

(splĕn′ĭk)
adj.
Of, in, near, or relating to the spleen.
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splen·ic

(splen'ik)
Relating to the spleen.
Synonym(s): lienal.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

splenic

Pertaining to the spleen.
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Differential diagnoses can include hematologic malignancies, primary splenic or metastatic tumors, infiltrative splenic disorders like amyloidosis and Langerhans cell histiocytosis, inflammatory disorders like sarcoidosis, systemic lupus erythematous, and rheumatoid arthritis, and infections like tuberculosis, fungi, and parasites.
One hundred and four patients with a diagnosis of splenic abscess were reviewed between January 2012 and December 2016, and 16 patients met the criteria for splenic abscess.
Splenic injury after colonoscopy is more common in female patients, accounting for about 74% of reported cases [11].
Because the patient continued to have high fever, we performed an abdominal computed tomography (CT) scan, which revealed splenomegaly and a geographic low attenuation area in the dorsal and upper external side of the spleen (Figures 1(a) and 1(b)); this finding was consistent with splenic infarction.
Superselective catheterization of the LOA through splenic artery and lower pole splenic artery with a microcatheter (2.7-F Progreat, Terumo, Tokyo, Japan) was technically challenging due to vessel tortuosity but succeeded, however, only just a few centimeters proximal to the aneurysm.
The splenic artery in its proximal part had a sinuous trajectory.
After dividing the splenic ligaments, the spleen with the tail of the pancreas elevated anteriorly (Figure 2).
Total RNA of splenic lymphocytes or NK cells was isolated by using TRIzol reagent (Invitrogen Life Technologies, Carlsbad, CA, USA).
The observed tortuosity was due to a growing difference between the arterial length and the distance from its origin and the splenic hilum (1).