Translation for 'spleen' from English to Russian
NOUN1   a spleen | spleens
NOUN2   spleen [bad temper; spite; fury] | -
SYNO irascibility | lien | quick temper | ...
селезёнка {ж} [Lien]
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Translation for 'spleen' from English to Russian

селезёнка {ж} [Lien]анат.
Usage Examples English
  • A person can puncture their spleen if they crack their rib. Because there is a strong flow of blood in the spleen, there is a higher chance of excessive bleeding.
  • Radiation to the spleen does not generally result in a decrease in spleen size or reduction of platelet transfusion requirement.
  • Blunt splenic trauma occurs when a significant impact to the spleen from some outside source (i.e. ...
  • Wandering spleen (or pelvic spleen) is a rare medical disease caused by the loss or weakening of the ligaments that help to hold the spleen stationary.
  • The sulfur colloid of 99mTc is scavenged by the spleen, making it possible to image the structure of the spleen.

  • Spleen transplantation is the transfer of spleen or its fragments from one individual to another.
  • Banti's syndrome (also known as Banti's disease), named for Guido Banti, is a chronic congestive enlargement of the spleen resulting in premature destruction of the red blood cells by the spleen.
  • A splenic injury, which includes a ruptured spleen, is any injury to the spleen. The rupture of a normal spleen can be caused by trauma, such as a traffic collision.
  • Common causes include asplenia (post-splenectomy) or congenital absence of spleen (right atrial appendage isomerism).
  • Absence of effective splenic function or absence of the whole spleen (asplenia) is associated with increased risks of overwhelming post splenectomy infection, especially from polysaccharide encapsulated bacteria and organisms that invade erythrocytes.

  • In another example, World Health Organization defines malaria to be hyperendemic if the percentage of persons with an enlarged spleen (spleen rate) is constantly greater than 50% for all age groups.
  • A splenectomy is the surgical procedure that partially or completely removes the spleen.
  • The physician may conduct an ultrasound around the spleen to determine if the spleen is enlarged due to an overactive spleen.
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