Wandering Spleen

Wandering spleen (or Pelvic spleen) is a rare medical disease caused by the loss or weakening of the ligaments that help to hold the spleen.

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Wandering Spleen - In Popular Culture
... Susan Mayer on the TV show Desperate Housewives had an operation to fix her wandering spleen in Season 2 of the show ...

Famous quotes containing the words spleen and/or wandering:

    I do not know that I meet, in any of my Walks, Objects which move both my Spleen and Laughter so effectually, as those Young Fellows ... who rise early for no other Purpose but to publish their Laziness.
    Richard Steele (1672–1729)

    By the Isar, in the twilight
    We were wandering and singing,
    —D.H. (David Herbert)