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Enlarged liver and spleen for a 36 year old female - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Liver and Gall Bladder
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Practicing since : 2004
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u?
User :   i just found out that i have a slightly enlarged liver and spleen,
Doctor :   k
User :   im afraid that it might be cancer, but all of my blood work came out normal
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide these: Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status,
User :   36 female illinois work 2 jobs single
Doctor :   Do you smoke or chew tobacco/drink alcohol/Any illicit drugs/ betel nut chewing? If yes how much/how often and how long you have?
User :   i smoke 1 1/2 packs daily for about 14 yrs
User :   but i dont do drugs or drink
Doctor :   well thats the probs?
Doctor :   Do you have Allergies / Diabetes / Thyroid problem / High Blood pressure/Heart disease/ Asthma etc
User :   no
Doctor :   Have you taken/taking any medicines or had any consultation with a Doctor?
Doctor :   well there r many reasons for the enlargement of the liver

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