enlarged spleen


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enlarged spleen

Splenomegaly, see there.
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Subsequently, I saw a family physician who noted the enlarged spleen but had no diagnosis.
Another check showed she was suffering from Hepatitis C and had an enlarged spleen, enlarged liver and cirrhosis of the liver.
They took Jesse to the emergency room, and after being examined, the doctors told them that Jesse had an enlarged spleen.
This finding prompted a CT scan, which revealed a grossly enlarged spleen and bilateral paraspinal masses, but no parenchymal lung disease (figure 5).
Occasionally, a low count can be a sign of an enlarged spleen (a rare complication of glandular fever), but I am sure your GP will have ruled this out - a feel of the tummy is enough.
In PV, patients with resistance to or intolerance of hydroxyurea are considered to have uncontrolled disease, which is typically defined as hematocrit levels greater than 45%, elevated white blood cell count and/or platelet count, and may be accompanied by debilitating symptoms and/or enlarged spleen.
Khokhar said, fatigue, vascular spiders, enlarged or shrunken liver, enlarged spleen, finger clubbing, ascites and bruising are some of the symptoms.
High fever and sweating; extremely sore throat, causing difficulty swallowing, swollen tonsils, enlarged, tender lymph glands in the neck, armpits and groin, tender abdomen due to an enlarged spleen, and a rash.
Common signs are enlarged lymph nodes, enlarged spleen, inflammation of cells in the liver and even burst red blood cells.
Meanwhile, diabetic patient Roy Knight, a retired builder, was wrongly told by the QE in 2006 that he had an enlarged spleen.
A new species called Bartonella rochalimae was recently discovered in a patient with an enlarged spleen who had travelled to South America," said Professor Chao-Chin Chang from the National Chung Hsing University in Taiwan.
Byers, who has yet to practice because of an enlarged spleen, hopes to return today.