Gamna-Gandy bodies

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Gamna-Gandy bodies Gam·na-Gan·dy bodies (gām'bə-gān'dē, -gäɴ-dē', gäm'nä-)
pl.n.
Small firm nodules of fibrous tissue that are impregnated with iron pigment and calcium salts and that occur chiefly in the spleen in such conditions as congestive splenomegaly and sickle cell anemia. Also called Gamna-Gandy nodules, siderotic nodules.

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