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How do I know if my spleen is enlarged? I have not seen a

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How do I know if my spleen is enlarged?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: I have not seen a doctor yet. I take aspirin, and tylenol and vicodin, PRN. I have metastatic sarcoma - but recent MRI scans do not suggest anything on the spleen.
JA: What medications do you take daily? Are you allergic to any medications?
Customer: Daily meds: Aspirin, Tylenol, Sudafed, Ambien
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Metastatic Sarcoma
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 months ago.

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Expert:  DrRussMD replied 2 months ago.

MRI would have shown an enlarged spleen.

If it is normal on MRI it is not enlarged

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