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Descriptor English:   Hypersplenism 
Descriptor Spanish:   Hiperesplenismo 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Hiperesplenismo 
Synonyms English:   Anemias, Splenic
Splenic Anemia
Splenic Anemias
Anemia, Splenic  
Tree Number:   C15.604.744.293
Definition English:   Condition 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. 
Indexing Annotation English:   increase in splenic hemolytic function: do not confuse with SPLENOMEGALY, increase in spleen size
History Note English:   66; ANEMIA, SPLENIC was heading 1963-83, was see under HYPERSPLENISM 1982-83 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
BL blood CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced CL classification
CO complications CN congenital
DI diagnosis DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy DT drug therapy
EC economics EM embryology
EN enzymology EP epidemiology
EH ethnology ET etiology
GE genetics HI history
IM immunology ME metabolism
MI microbiology MO mortality
NU nursing PS parasitology
PA pathology PP physiopathology
PC prevention & control PX psychology
RT radiotherapy RH rehabilitation
SU surgery TH therapy
UR urine VE veterinary
VI virology  
Record Number:   7149 
Unique Identifier:   D006971 

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