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Wandering spleen


Other Names for this Disease

  • Displaced spleen
  • Drifting spleen
  • Floating spleen
  • Splenic ptosis
  • Splenoptosis
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Other Names for this Disease
  • Displaced spleen
  • Drifting spleen
  • Floating spleen
  • Splenic ptosis
  • Splenoptosis
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.