spleen


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a tendency to become angry or irritable

Synonyms for spleen

a large dark-red oval organ on the left side of the body between the stomach and the diaphragm

a feeling of resentful anger

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Doctors at Philippine Children's Medical Center told Alomia that the operation to remove Georgina's spleen would cost P93,000 plus an additional P10,000 for a vaccine.
5 MHZ) was placed in the lower left intercostal spaces, the spleen identified and its length measured at its largest dimension.
Dr Metcalfe added: "He (Mr Mitton) would have had a much better chance of fighting off infection with a fullyfunctioning spleen.
The thymus and spleen of mice were separated and weighed.
Lobulated form of foetal spleen revealed as notches on the superior border near to anterior end of spleen.
chabaudi infection was accompanied with an increase in spleen weight in comparison to either the control or the gamma irradiated P.
4) Occurring in less than 1% of cases, metastasis to the spleen is exceptionally rare.
Keywords * Spleen * Malignancy * Myoid angioendothelioma
Fewer than 100 cases of cavernous hemangioma spleen have been reported in literature.
According to researchers, the abundance of white blood cells in the spleen could be sending messages to the brain that result in behavioural changes long after experiencing repeated stress, the study conducted in mice showed,health news reported.
This work suggests that therapeutics aimed at modulating dendritic migration in the spleen could ameliorate the potentially life-threatening impact of alloimmunization in patients who require lifelong RBC support.
The spleen is where many of the body's immune cells are stored.
sup][5],[12] There are no differences in operating time between the laparoscopic and open approaches; lower intraoperative blood loss and higher spleen preservation rate were also noted.
1-3) IPT of the spleen represents an extremely rare lesion and are most frequently detected incidentally.
FULL-BACK Tiernan O'Halloran said the Connacht squad were shocked to learn Jack Carty had ruptured his spleen on holiday to Dubai.