What Are Spleen Granulomas?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 11, 2020 2:43:00 AM ET

A granuloma is a small area showing tissue inflammation, and it most often shows up in the lungs but can also appear elsewhere, including the spleen. Granulomas often cause no other symptoms and are first discovered as a result of imaging tests performed for a different reason, notes Mayo Clinic.

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