Torsion of a wandering spleen CP Carapinha JA Loveland Abstract Torsion of a wandering spleen is a rare and difficult diagnosis in the paediatric population, with death a possible outcome. In this paper we present our experience of a single case and discuss the embryology and management thereof. PDF Issue Vol. 4 No. 2 (2010) Section Articles The SAJCH reserves copyright of the material published.