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Development of impaired splenic function in intestinal lymphangiectasia.
  1. P N Foster,
  2. A W Bullen,
  3. D A Robertson,
  4. D M Chalmers,
  5. M S Losowsky


    We describe a patient with intestinal lymphangiectasia who developed hyposplenism and speculate that it resulted from chronic loss of lymphocytes into the gut.

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