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A 23-year-old male asked:

Can you tell the spleen is enlarged during a colonoscopy, by the pressure or shadow of the spleen on the colon wall?

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Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
No: The spleen does not get larger because inflated colon.

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