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What can an enlarged spleen lead to?

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  • Fatigue
  • Weight loss
  • Frequent infections
  • Easy bleeding
  • Jaundice
  • Anemia

SOURCES:

MedlinePlus: "Splenomegaly."

eMedicine: "Splenomegaly."

Nemours Foundation: "Spleen and Lymphatic System."

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on August 27, 2020

SOURCES:

MedlinePlus: "Splenomegaly."

eMedicine: "Splenomegaly."

Nemours Foundation: "Spleen and Lymphatic System."

Reviewed by Jennifer Robinson on August 27, 2020

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How is an enlarged spleen diagnosed?

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