Splenic infarction is necrosis (death of tissue) in the spleen due to an interruption of blood flow.
Causes, incidence, and risk factors:
Calling your health care provider:
|Review Date: 7/25/2007|
Reviewed By: Robert A. Cowles, MD, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network.
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