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Table 1 The characteristics of the reported cases of wandering spleen

From: Acute abdomen due to torsion of the wandering spleen in a patient with Marfan Syndrome

Case Age Gender Diagnostic modality Spleen location Type of surgery performed Reference
1 26 F CT Hypogastric region Splenectomy Pan Afr Med J 2012
2 27 F US, CT Left lower quadrant Splenopexy Saudi J Gastroenterol 2010
3 28 F CT Left lower quadrant Splenopexy Case Rep Surg 2013
4 44 M CT Lower pelvis Splenectomy N Am J Med Sci 2011
5 20 F CT Right upper quadrant Splenopexy JSLS 2008
6 19 F Doppler, GI endoscopy Left iliac fossa Splenopexy JSLS 2007
7 41 F CT Left lower quadrant Splenectomy JSLS 2012
8 21 F CT Intrathoracal Splenopexy J Blood Med 2011
9 9 F CT Periumbilical Splenectomy Br J Radiol 2010
10 15 M CT Left iliac fossa Splenectomy Cases J 2008
11 64 M CT Left hemothorax Splenectomy BMC Gastroenterol 2006
12 28 F CT Pelvis Splenectomy Am J Surg 2008
13 21 F US, CT Pelvis Splenectomy Hong Kong Med J 2012
14 9 F CT Pelvis Splenectomy PediatrEmerg Care 2003
15 4 F US, CT Left lower quadrant Splenectomy ActaRadiol 2011
16 4 F CT Left hemothorax Splenopexy AJR 2012
17 28 F US,CT Right upper quadrant Splenectomy Singapore Med J 2007
18 30 F CT Left lower quadrant Splenectomy BratislLekListy 2009
19 19 F CT Pelvis Splenectomy BratislLekListy 2009
20 16 F US Pelvis Splenopexy SA FamPract 2010
21 36 M CT Right iliac fossa Splenectomy Present study