splenitis


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splenitis

(splɪˈnaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the spleen
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Noun1.splenitis - inflammation of the spleen
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
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On postmortem examination, infection status was confirmed by the presence of granulomatous hepatitis, splenitis, enteritis, and pneumonia.
The 3 remaining ducks were euthanized, and postmortem examination showed severe necrotising fibrinous enteritis, multifocal piecemeal hepatitis, and severe fibrinous multifocal splenitis.
General autopsy findings were significant for candidal bronchopneumonia and splenitis, hepatic granulomas consistent with chronic transfusion therapy, and bilateral renal glomerulosclerosis.
Differential diagnoses for splenic enlargement were splenitis (infectious/inflammatory), splenic congestion, and neoplasia.
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