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2,161 Possible Causes for Splenomegaly

  • Infectious Mononucleosis

    Clinical estimates of splenomegaly are fallible.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] In adolescent and adult patients presenting with sore throat, the presence of posterior cervical, inguinal or axillary adenopathy, palatine petechiae, splenomegaly, or atypical[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Conclusions and Relevance In adolescent and adult patients presenting with sore throat, the presence of posterior cervical, inguinal or axillary adenopathy, palatine petechiae, splenomegaly[doi.org]

  • Liver Cirrhosis

    We performed LS in 83 patients with massive splenomegaly ( 30 cm) secondary to portal hypertension and liver cirrhosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Esophageal varices and splenomegaly regressed after 3 and 8 years of sustained virologic responses in cases 1 and 2, respectively.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Quantitative CTTA features may increase the accuracy of diagnosing causes of splenomegaly. Copyright 2018 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hemochromatosis

    Regression on SF revealed significant associations: TS; male sex; age; GGT; transfusion units (positive); and splenomegaly (negative) (p 0.0001, 0.0016, 0.0281, 0.0025, 0.0001[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Here we report the case of a 16-year-old Chinese boy, who was admitted with hepatalgia, jaundice, hyperpigmentation, and splenomegaly to our hospital.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] An abnormally enlarged spleen (splenomegaly) may also occur. Additional symptoms occur depending on the specific organs involved.[rarediseases.org]

  • Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma

    Splenomegaly. Hepatomegaly. Intermediate- and high-grade lymphomas: Most patients present with rapidly growing and bulky lymphadenopathy.[patient.info] Splenomegaly is observed in approximately 40% of patients; the spleen is rarely the only involved site at presentation.[emedicine.medscape.com] Slow growing or indolent lymphomas usually present with lymphadenopathy, hepatomegaly, splenomegaly or different types of cytopenias.[symptoma.com]

  • Heart Failure

    BACKGROUND/AIM: Several risk scores can stratify patients with acute heart failure (AHF) at the Emergency Department (ED). Registration of vital signs, such as blood pressure (BP), heart rate (HR) and respiratory rate (RR) upon admission is mandatory. Nevertheless, measurement of RR remains neglected worldwide.[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage

    This is often due to pre-existing liver disease and splenomegaly.[geekymedics.com] Other signs to look for are ascites and erythema (chronic liver disease) and splenomegaly and dilated abdominal wall veins (portal hypertension).[uspharmacist.com] […] bleeding disorders (eg, petechiae, ecchymoses) are sought, as are signs of chronic liver disease (eg, spider angiomas, ascites, palmar erythema) and portal hypertension (eg, splenomegaly[merckmanuals.com]

  • Portal Cirrhosis

    Liver cirrhosis: Liver cirrhosis with an inhomogeneous liver with irregular contour and ascites and splenomegaly Liver cirrhosis: Liver cirrhosis with an irregular liver contour[ultrasoundcases.info] DIAGNOSIS Can be asymptomatic for decades History Physical findings: Hepatomegaly, jaundice, ascites, spider angioma, splenomegaly, palmar erythema, fetor hepaticus, purpura[slideshare.net] Splenomegaly or enlargement of the spleen.[medicinenet.com]

  • Hereditary Spherocytosis

    Due to the membrane defect, there is increased fragility, hemolytic anemia, marked splenomegaly and hyperbilirubinemia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] MATERIALS AND METHODS: A retrospective review was conducted to evaluate all SILS for splenomegaly performed by a single surgeon.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] CONCLUSION: Anemia, hepato-splenomegaly and jaundice are commonest clinical features of hereditary spherocytosis. Post-splenectomy sepsis is uncommon.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Hepatitis

    Dehydration with drying of mucous membranes Telangiectasis (spider angiomata) and esophageal varices Jaundice Ascites Utricarial rashes Portal Hypertension Hepatomegaly and Splenomegaly[symptoma.com] Physical examination may be without pathological findings, but may also reveal hepatomegaly, splenomegaly, jaundice, and signs and symptoms of chronic liver disease[ 1 9 ][doi.org] Adjuvant FOLFOX chemotherapy and splenomegaly in patients with stages II-III colorectal cancer.[doi.org]

  • Alcoholic Liver Disease

    Splenomegaly : Portal hypertension causes the spleen to enlarge (a condition called splenomegaly).[msdmanuals.com] […] steatosis (fatty liver) From the collection of Dr McClain; used with permission History & Exam Key Factors abdominal pain hepatomegaly hematemesis and melena venous collaterals splenomegaly[online.epocrates.com] Splenomegaly is the swelling of the spleen. Ascites (accumulation of fluid in the abdomen) can lead to further infection in the abdomen.[aamg.co]

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