• liver
  • The Orleans Parish Coroner's Office said Manning was hit three times: in the shoulder, side and back, perforating multiple organs including the lung, spleen and liver. (merriam-webster.com)
  • Babies exposed in utero can have deformities, delays in development, or seizures along with many other problems such as rash, fever, an enlarged liver and spleen, anemia, and jaundice. (wikipedia.org)
  • Symptomatic newborns, if not stillborn, are born premature, with an enlarged liver and spleen, skeletal abnormalities, pneumonia and a bullous skin disease known as pemphigus syphiliticus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Abdomen
  • The spleen is located in the upper left part of the abdomen under the ribcage. (kidshealth.org)
  • In humans the spleen is brownish in color and is located in the left upper quadrant of the abdomen. (wikipedia.org)
  • Accessory spleens may be formed during embryonic development when some of the cells from the developing spleen are deposited along the path from the midline, where the spleen forms, over to its final location on the left side of the abdomen by the 9th-11th ribs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Splenogonadal fusion can result in one or more accessory spleens along a path from the abdomen into the pelvis or scrotum. (wikipedia.org)
  • The gonads may pick up some tissue from the spleen, and as they descend through the abdomen during development, they can produce either a continuous or a broken line of deposited splenic tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • Characteristics of the disorder include the loss, weakening, or malformation of the ligaments that help to keep the spleen located in the upper left part of the abdomen. (wikipedia.org)
  • Symptoms include an enlargement in the size of the spleen, or a change from the spleen's original position to another location, usually in either other parts of the abdomen or into the pelvis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Kidney
  • In this spirit, the Spleen is also called "root of the postnatal" (后天之本, pinyin: hoùtiān zhī běn]) - as opposed to the congenital qì, which is stored by the Kidney zàng. (wikipedia.org)
  • the Spleen distributes the water extracted from the food and distributes it to the whole of the body, especially to the Lung and Kidney zàng, and thus assists the body's water metabolism. (wikipedia.org)
  • poem
  • One account explaining the estate's name is due to a visit by Lord Byron in 1821, when he became so enamoured by the vines that he said, "Quel remede pour chasser le spleen", or alternately attributed to the poem Spleen whose author Charles Baudelaire once visited the property. (wikipedia.org)
  • ribs
  • The spleen is 1" by 3" by 5", weighs approximately 7 oz, and lies between the 9th and 11th ribs on the left hand side. (wikipedia.org)
  • typically
  • Accessory spleens are found in approximately 10 percent of the population and are typically around 1 centimeter in diameter. (wikipedia.org)
  • found
  • Percussion is also of help in this examination, including Nixon's and Castell's techniques, and percussion of Traube's semilunar space which is found to be shifted to the right side by an enlarged spleen. (news-medical.net)
  • Though not a genetic disease, wandering spleen is often found at birth. (wikipedia.org)
  • humans
  • The spleen, in healthy adult humans, is approximately 7 centimetres (2.8 in) to 14 centimetres (5.5 in) in length. (wikipedia.org)
  • In humans, up to a cup (240 ml) of red blood cells can be held in the spleen and released in cases of hypovolemia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Spleen transplantation surgery has been performed on humans with mixed results. (wikipedia.org)
  • left
  • Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity has been indicted and charged with hazing after being accused of abusing University of Houston pledges during a three-day ritual last year that left one with a lacerated spleen . (merriam-webster.com)
  • These are all aimed at detecting the excursion of the enlarged spleen below the left lower margin of the ribcage during expiration. (news-medical.net)
  • The diaphragmatic surface of the spleen (or phrenic surface) is convex, smooth, and is directed upward, backward, and to the left, except at its upper end, where it is directed slightly to the middle. (wikipedia.org)
  • cases
  • In more severe cases, a person may need to have their spleen removed to improve your platelet count, but this treatment doesn't work for everyone, the Mayo Clinic says. (merriam-webster.com)
  • On average 28,000 cases are produced annually of the Grand vin, and of the two second wines L'Ermitage de Chasse-Spleen and l'Oratoire de Chasse-Spleen, there is produced approximately 14,000 cases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Season
  • How much the pair need each other is made especially obvious in the final episode of Season 2, "Lucky", where, after Spleen accuses him of lacking ambition, Marty receives a call from America asking him to write in Hollywood. (wikipedia.org)
  • Susan Mayer on the TV show Desperate Housewives had an operation to fix her wandering spleen in Season 2 of the show. (wikipedia.org)
  • remove
  • Now, though, scientists at Harvard have built a machine spleen, which is able to remove pathogens from the bloodstream through the use of magnetic nanobeads. (extremetech.com)
  • body
  • The spleen helps control the amount of blood and blood cells that circulate through the body and helps destroy damaged cells. (kidshealth.org)
  • The Spleen absorbs jīng weī from the food after it has been preprocessed by the Stomach and the Small Intestine, and then distributes it to the whole body, especially upwards to the Lung and Heart, where jīng weī is transformed into qì and xuě (blood). (wikipedia.org)
  • Official
  • The Château Chasse-Spleen Detail of 1937 wine label crus-bourgeois.com 2003 Official List.pdf Archived 28 January 2007 at the Wayback Machine. (wikipedia.org)
  • French
  • The title is directly taken from "Spleen et Idéal", a collection of poems by French poet Charles Baudelaire which form a section of his magnum opus Les Fleurs du mal. (wikipedia.org)
  • plays
  • The spleen plays important roles in regard to red blood cells (also referred to as erythrocytes) and the immune system. (wikipedia.org)
  • Jack Dee, who plays Spleen, is the co-creator and one of the executive producers of Lead Balloon, therefore he writes his own part with the help of co-writer Pete Sinclair. (wikipedia.org)
  • Next
  • Next, Faustman injected spleen cells, because they make a substance lethal to naive memory T-cells, stopping them from forming yet more islet-slaying memory cells. (newscientist.com)
  • held
  • From 16 to 17 April 2010, Spleen United held a non-stop 24-hour improv session - from sunset to sunset. (wikipedia.org)
  • rather
  • For example, when Spleen has an argument with Michael, the café owner, or with Magda, his Eastern-European cleaner, Marty defends them rather than backing Spleen, which appears to wind him up even more. (wikipedia.org)
  • cells
  • Can spleen cells treat diabetes? (newscientist.com)
  • SPLEEN cells might be capable of regenerating insulin-producing islet cells in people with diabetes, claims Denise Faustman's team at Massachusetts General Hospital in Charlestown. (newscientist.com)
  • The spleen synthesizes antibodies in its white pulp and removes antibody-coated bacteria and antibody-coated blood cells by way of blood and lymph node circulation. (wikipedia.org)
  • certain
  • The spleen is a center of activity of the mononuclear phagocyte system and can be considered analogous to a large lymph node, as its absence causes a predisposition to certain infections. (wikipedia.org)
  • functions
  • Other functions of the spleen are less prominent, especially in the healthy adult: Production of opsonins, properdin, and tuftsin. (wikipedia.org)
  • Regarding its stipulated functions, the Spleen governs "transportation and absorption" (运化, pinyin: yùn-huà), i.e. the extraction of jīng weī (精微, lit. (wikipedia.org)
  • character
  • Rick Spleen (born Richard Shaw) is a character in the BBC situation comedy Lead Balloon, played by comedian Jack Dee. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dee and Sinclair have said that they based the character of Spleen on "comedians who hated being comedians" with whom Dee performed as he was starting his career as a stand-up comic. (wikipedia.org)