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Which side is your spleen on?

The spleen is the most commonly injured abdominal organ, usually as a result of blunt trauma due to an automobile accident, significant fall or contact sports. Signs and symptoms vary based on the severity of the damage and associated internal bleeding.

What is a bad spleen? The spleen is the most commonly injured abdominal organ, usually as a result of blunt trauma due to an automobile accident, significant fall or contact sports. Signs and symptoms vary based on the severity of the damage and associated internal bleeding.

What are the issues with the spleen? The spleen is prone to dampness, cold environment or food and raw food materials. Careless handling of spleen can cause poor appetite, fatigue, bleeding disorders or poor digestion. Most common problems associated with spleen is enlarged spleen disease.

Is something wrong with my spleen? When something goes wrong with the spleen, it’s usually a reaction to something elsewhere in the body. The list of diseases that may have serious impact on the spleen is long, to name a few: Malaria, sickle cell anemia, leukemia, pernicious anemia, Hodgkin’s disease, mononucleosis, Epstein-Barr virus, and sarcoidosis.

Is the spleen on the left side of the body? The spleen is located between the stomach and the diaphragm, on the left side of the body. It is shaped like a fist and its main function is to clean blood, combat infection and get rid of old red blood cells.