splenectopia

[ splĕn′ĭk-tōpē-ə, splē′nĭk- ]

n.

Displacement of the spleen.
Presence of deposits of splenic tissue, usually in the region of the spleen.

Nearby words

  1. splendiferous,
  2. splendiferously,
  3. splendor,
  4. splendour,
  5. splenectomy,
  6. splenetic,
  7. splenic,
  8. splenic anemia,
  9. splenic artery,
  10. splenic flexure


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