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Hypersplenism
MeSH HeadingHypersplenism
Tree NumberC15.604.744.293
Annotationincrease in splenic hemolytic function: do not confuse with SPLENOMEGALY, increase in spleen size
Scope NoteCondition characterized by splenomegaly, some reduction in the number of circulating blood cells in the presence of a normal or hyperactive bone marrow, and the potential for reversal by splenectomy.
Entry TermAnemia, Splenic
Allowable QualifiersBL CF CI CL CN CO DH DI DT EC EH EM EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RA RH RI RT SU TH UR US VE VI
Online Noteuse HYPERSPLENISM to search ANEMIA, SPLENIC 1966-83
History Note66; ANEMIA, SPLENIC was heading 1963-83, was see under HYPERSPLENISM 1982-83
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD006971


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Hemic and Lymphatic Diseases [C15]
   Lymphatic Diseases [C15.604]
      Splenic Diseases [C15.604.744]
Heterotaxy Syndrome [C15.604.744.146]
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeHypersplenism [C15.604.744.293]
Splenic Infarction [C15.604.744.617]
Splenic Neoplasms [C15.604.744.680]
Splenic Rupture [C15.604.744.742]  +
Tuberculosis, Splenic [C15.604.744.909]
Wandering Spleen [C15.604.744.954]

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