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The Spleen (Human Anatomy): Picture, Location, Function ...

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WebMD's Spleen Anatomy Page provides a detailed picture, definition, and information about the spleen. Learn about its function, location in the body, and conditions ...

Spleen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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The spleen (from Greek σπλήν —splḗn [1]) is an organ found in virtually all vertebrates. Similar in structure to a large lymph node, it acts primarily as a ...

Spleen Function, Location & Anatomy | Body Maps

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The spleen is the organ that is responsible for both the storage and purification of red blood cells. It is positioned in the left upper abdomen, and is the largest ...

Spleen: Function, Location & Problems - LiveScience.com

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The spleen is the largest organ in the lymphatic system. It is an important organ for keeping bodily fluids balanced, but it is possible to live without it.

Enlarged spleen (splenomegaly) - Mayo Clinic

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Enlarged spleen — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes and treatment of splenomegaly.

Spleen | definition of spleen by Medical dictionary

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spleen [splēn] a large glandlike but ductless organ in the upper part of the abdominal cavity on the left side, lateral to the cardiac end of the stomach. Called ...

Enlarged Spleen: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

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WebMD examines the possible causes of an enlarged spleen, symptoms to be aware of, and treatments that can help.

Enlarged Spleen Symptoms, Pictures, and Treatments

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Get information about an enlarged spleen (splenomegaly) causes such as infections (mono, hepatitis, TB), blood disorders (anemia, sickle cell disease), cancers ...

spleen - Wiktionary

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spleen ‎(third-person singular simple present spleens, present participle spleening, simple past and past participle spleened) (obsolete, transitive) ...

Spleen Anatomy and Function - About.com Education

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Spleen The spleen is the largest organ of the lymphatic system. Located in the upper left region of the abdominal cavity, the spleen's primary function is ...