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i have a spleenic infarction caused by infection having abdominal pains does it need to be corrected?

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Dr. Steven Chmielewski
29 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
It can't be fixed.: The underlying infection needs to be treated. However, once the spleen infarcts, that portion is dead and eventually scar. As the scar heals, your pain should resolve.
Answered on Mar 31, 2014
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