Spleen

What is Spleen?

This is internal organ situated in left side of abdominal cavity helps in blood filtration.

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My doctor says I have an enlarged spleen that is the size of a foot. Don't know what size foot. It's starting to get uncomfortable when I'm...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
I need more information about your symptoms.

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Welcome to HealthcareMagic.I have gone through your...

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I am 67 years old, and I had my spleen removed (due to a sport accident) when I was 13. Would there be any correlation between testosterone (or...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
no link between them

Detailed Answer:
Hello,

spleen removal does not affect testosterone production or function at any age.

Kind...

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My ct scan indicated my spleen was prominent 11.7cm (I'm a female 5'2 130lbs) but my ultrasound stated my spleen measurement being 10.8cm, why the...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
The CT scan is more accurate

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Hello,

if the CT and ultrasound were not done a long time apart then you should trust...

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