Cases of splenectomy of this kind are transitional to the chronic diseases of the spleen.
The numbers we found in our blood investigations in man after splenectomy were also normal.
After splenectomy in rabbits the increase in these values is absent.
The cases are more frequent in which a splenectomy has been undertaken on account of disease of the spleen.
Fioravanti reported a case of splenectomy with the recovery of the patient.
splenectomy sple·nec·to·my (splĭ-něk'tə-mē)
Surgical removal of the spleen.