Splenic apoplexy
Splenic Splen"ic, a. [L. splenicus, Gr. splhniko`s; cf. F. spl['e]nique.] (Anat.) Of or pertaining to the spleen; lienal; as, the splenic vein. [1913 Webster]

{Splenic apoplexy} or {Splenic fever}. (Med.) See {Anthrax}, n., 3. [1913 Webster]


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