0-15 y/o
Magnetic resonance imaging
X-ray computed tomography
The diameter is measured using the supero-medial and infero-lateral extremities of the spleen in a coronal plane, at the level of the splenium hilum.
0-3 months 6 cm
3-6 months 6.5 cm
6-12 months 7 cm
1-2 y/o 8 cm
2-4 y/o 9 cm
4-6 y/o 9.5 cm
6-8 y/o 10 cm
8-10 y/o 11 cm
10-12 y/o 11.5 cm
12-15 y/o 12 cm
Rosenberg HK, Markowitz RI, Kolbeg H, et al. Normal splenic size in infants and children: sonographic measurements. AJR 1991; 157:119-121.
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