Spleen

What is Spleen?

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

Questions and answers on "Spleen"

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.

Detailed Answer:
Hi sir.
Welcome to HealthcareMagic.I have gone through your...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

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...

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

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

Detailed Answer:
Hello,

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

Read Full Thread   Ask a Doctor Now

Recent questions on  Spleen

doctor1 MD

my 13 year old has spherocytosis, and spleen was removed at 2 years of age. She now has high blood pressure, 1 single gallstone and burning during...

doctor1 MD

i have an enlarged spleen and diarhea. Spleen is very painful at times and can t do much because i am completely exhausted all the time. What could...

doctor1 MD

Since 2009 I had my spleen removed from (there was a 6.5 cm cyst on it), I had the tail of my pancreas removed (small cyst, that could have become...

doctor1 MD

My father has an enlarged spleen along with lymphoma. Over the last couple of months he has lost lots of weight, and has just been referred back to...

doctor1 MD

I’ve had a month of upper left rib pain , right near the left breast area. Had ultra sound chest X-ray, both normal, but spleen a bit enlarged...

doctor1 MD

Beginning yesterday I've been having these spasms in my lower left back and it's off and on?is it just muscles or something I need to worry about?

doctor1 MD

I have a handicapped 47 year old male who has been on seizure medications for 33 years. He was in a car accident when he was 9. They removed his...

Ask Question
Doctor Image
MD

Hi, I am Dr. Andrew Rynne (Family Physician). I will be guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Related Drugs/Medications
Related Treatment/Therapy
Related Procedures
Related Medical Topics