A case report of a littoral cell angioma of the spleen and a
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Littoral- cell angioma (LCA) is a rare benign vascular tumour of the spleen. There have been less then 80 cases reported in the literature. Recent reports have described it to be a malignant lesion with congenital and immunologic associations. This article reports a case of LCA of the spleen.

Presentation of case:
A 52 -year-old male patient was admitted to hospital with a 3-month duration of intermittent upper abdominal pain and nausea. Imaging studies, including computer tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), showed multiple lesions in the spleen as well as in the accessory spleens. An open splenectomy was performed and his post-operative recovery was uneventful...

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