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TASENDE, Laura; ELICEGUI, Valentina  and  PONTILLO, Mauricio. Littoral cell angioma of the spleen. Report on a clinical case. Rev. Méd. Urug. [online]. 2023, vol.39, n.1, e702.  Epub Mar 01, 2023. ISSN 0303-3295.

Littoral cell angioma of the spleen is rather an unusual benign vascular neoplasm with non-specific clinical, paraclinical and imaging presentation. Our patient underwent splenectomy, performed as the appropriate and remedial treatment. Diagnosis was made by means of histology and immunohistochemistry techniques of the pathologic anatomy of the surgical piece.

Keywords : Splenic neoplasms; Littoral cell angioma; Splenectomy.

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