A 49-year-old member asked:
enlarged spleen-what could it mean?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Anne Larson answered
33 years experience Hepatology
Several Things: The list is fairly long. An enlarged spleen (splenomegaly) can be caused by many things. Patients with cirrhosis can develop splenomegaly. Certain cancers - such as lymphoma, myelodysplastic disease, etc.. Infections (mononucleosis, parasites, TB). You should discuss this with your doctor.
Answered on Dec 9, 2015
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