SPLEEN - CHRONIC MYELOID LEUKAEMIA, 24034
24034 SPLEEN - CHRONIC MYELOID LEUKAEMIA
This 34 year old woman had had chronic myeloid leukaemia for 3½ years.
The specimen consists of a slice of spleen which originally weighed 2,860 gms. The slice measures 24 x 12 cms. Large areas of infarction and necrosis are visible on the cut surface together with map-like areas of haemorrhagic congestion. Malpighian bodies are not visible.