Hamartoma of the spleen: a manfestation of tuberous sclerosis

Am Surg. 1975 Sep;41(9):564-6.

Abstract

An unusual case of tuberous sclerosis is presented in which splenomegaly and abdominal pain predominated. The clinical manifestations of the disease are discussed, and the generalized hamartonmatous nature of the diseases is emphasized.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Blood Cell Count
  • Blood Platelets
  • Hamartoma / diagnostic imaging
  • Hamartoma / etiology*
  • Hamartoma / surgery
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Radiography
  • Splenic Neoplasms / diagnostic imaging
  • Splenic Neoplasms / etiology*
  • Splenic Neoplasms / surgery
  • Tuberous Sclerosis / complications
  • Tuberous Sclerosis / diagnosis*