Splenomegaly

Alternative Names

Spleen enlargement; Enlarged spleen

Definition of Splenomegaly

Splenomegaly is an enlargement of the spleen beyond its normal size.

Review

David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 2/9/2010

Splenomegaly
Enlarged spleen

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