true splenic cysts
Thursday 20 April 2006
Nonparasitic cysts of the spleen are classified as primary or epithelial cysts if their inner surface has a cellular lining. Depending upon the pattern of the inner surface cell layer, the primary splenic cysts are divided into mesothelial or epidermoid subtypes.
splenic epithelial cysts
- splenic mesothelial cyst
- splenic epidermoid cyst (splenic metaplastic cyst)