Spread from primary source.
Tumor emboli are entrapped in the splenic circulation.,
Rare and usually found at autopsy.
Occasionally presents as splenomegaly.
|General Gross Description|
Tan to gray white (depending on primary site)
|General Microscopic Description|
Dependent on histology of primary tumor.
Sternberg SS (ed): Diagnostic Surgical Pathology, second edition. Philadelphia, Lippincott-Raven, 1996, pp. 753-4
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|Synopsis by: Melinda Sanders M.D. (T07000M81406)