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Diseases reference index «Hypersplenism»

Hypersplenism is a condition in which the spleen is overactive.

Causes

Hypersplenism can be caused by:

  • Cirrhosis
  • Lymphoma
  • Malaria
  • Tuberculosis
  • Various connective tissue and inflammatory diseases

Symptoms

Symptoms include:

  • Enlarged spleen
  • Low level of one or more types of blood cells
  • Premature feeling of fullness after eating
  • Stomach pain on the left side

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