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I know if something happened to my spleen while being enlarged, it could burst and i'll bleed to death?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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In brief: Possible but rare

An enlarged (or even normal) spleen may rupture due to direct trauma.
In very rare circumstances a diseased spleen may rupture without significant trauma. Getting treated for the cause of the splenic enlargement should help to reduce the risk of this rare complication.

In brief: Possible but rare

An enlarged (or even normal) spleen may rupture due to direct trauma.
In very rare circumstances a diseased spleen may rupture without significant trauma. Getting treated for the cause of the splenic enlargement should help to reduce the risk of this rare complication.
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