Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2018  |  Volume : 23  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 156--157

Littoral cell angioma: A rare cause of pediatric thrombocytopenia


Mitul Jasani, Anirudh Shah, Amar Shah 
 Amardeep Multispeciality Children Hospital and Research Center, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Amar Shah
Amardeep Multispeciality Children Hospital and Research Center, 65, Pritamnagar Society, Near Government Ladies Hostel, Near Gujarat College, Ellisbridge, Ahmedabad - 380 006, Gujarat
India

Littoral cell angioma is a rare primary splenic vascular tumor, originating from the littoral cells lining the red pulp sinuses of the spleen, with variable presentation. Here, we present the case of a 2-year-old male child presenting with chronic thrombocytopenia which resolved after splenectomy.


How to cite this article:
Jasani M, Shah A, Shah A. Littoral cell angioma: A rare cause of pediatric thrombocytopenia.J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2018;23:156-157


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Jasani M, Shah A, Shah A. Littoral cell angioma: A rare cause of pediatric thrombocytopenia. J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2018 [cited 2020 Sep 19 ];23:156-157
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