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Suggest treatment for enlarged spleen and liver

i have an enlarged spleen which is 15cms and an enlarged liver suspected nafld with high red cell count ive had 3 hip repacements on left hip which caused staphyloccus aureus my immune system is effected with my high red cell count im being referred to a haematologist why is this.
Mon, 9 May 2016
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Hi thanks for contacting HCM...

Noted you have hepatosplenomegaly.

For diagnosis non alcoholic fatty liver ,USG done to rule out it.....

Here chance of hemolytic anemias is present ....
For that peripheral smear examination for normoblast with retic count done.....
Serum LDH useful....
Electrophoresis can done for hemoglobinopathy....
If autoimmune hemolytic anemia suspected then coombs test useful.....

Take care...
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Suggest treatment for enlarged spleen and liver

Hi thanks for contacting HCM... Noted you have hepatosplenomegaly. For diagnosis non alcoholic fatty liver ,USG done to rule out it..... Here chance of hemolytic anemias is present .... For that peripheral smear examination for normoblast with retic count done..... Serum LDH useful.... Electrophoresis can done for hemoglobinopathy.... If autoimmune hemolytic anemia suspected then coombs test useful..... Take care...