CT and MRI findings of splenic infarction

What are the CT and MRI findings of splenic infarction?

A splenic infarct is typically seen on contrast-enhanced CT or MR images as a wedge-shaped peripheral region of nonenhancement in the spleen.

Major etiologies include bland and septic embolism, pancreatitis, coagulopathy, sickle cell disease, lymphoma, and leukemia.


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