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May 26, 1969

Splenosis, Autotransplantation of Splenic Tissue Following TraumaA Programmed Report

Author Affiliations

From Tulane University and Charity Hospital of New Orleans (Dr. Gammill), and John Sealy Hospital of Galveston, Tex (Dr. Craig). Dr. Craig is now in practice in Natchez, Miss.

JAMA. 1969;208(8):1387-1390. doi:10.1001/jama.1969.03160080051011

This is the first case of splenosis we have found in which the patient had a filling defect in the stomach as seen from roentgenographic examination of the gastrointestinal tract. This communication is in programmed form, which is, to our knowledge, the first time that a journal communication has been presented in this manner.