Definition of splenitis in English:


Line breaks: splen|itis
Pronunciation: /splɪˈnʌɪtɪs


[mass noun] Medicine
  • Inflammation of the spleen.
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    • General autopsy findings were significant for candidal bronchopneumonia and splenitis, hepatic granulomas consistent with chronic transfusion therapy, and bilateral renal glomerulosclerosis.
    • A search of the literature revealed scant testing of the alleged association of acute splenitis with systemic infection and no criteria for diagnosing acute splenitis.
    • At autopsy, mild acute splenitis and recurrent nodular sclerosis Hodgkin disease were found in fibrosed mediastinal nodes.

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