Gamna-Gandy bodies

[ gămnə-găndē, -gäɴ-dē, gämnä- ]


Small firm nodules of fibrous tissue that are impregnated with iron pigment and calcium salts and that occur chiefly in the spleen in such conditions as congestive splenomegaly and sickle cell anemia.Gamna-Gandy nodules siderotic nodules
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