Enlarged spleen

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Medical Definition of Enlarged spleen

Enlarged spleen: Splenomegaly, or an enlargement of the spleen. This condition can occur with different medical conditions ranging from blood disorders to infections and certain forms of cancer.

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Reviewed on 6/14/2012

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