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   Posted 4/22/2007 3:17 PM (GMT -6)   
hi everyone
yesterday i had a real bad day , i had to syncopal episodes, pasing out, any my consern is that my splleen keeps becoming larger does anyone else have that problem.
love and blessings jan

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   Posted 4/22/2007 4:00 PM (GMT -6)   
jan, I'm really sorry to hear that you had such a bad day and that you ended up passing out. The only time I had a swollen spleen was when I had mono many many years ago and it later returned to normal, so I don't know what can happen if it keeps becoming larger and larger. It really sounds like a call to your doctor would be a good thing considering how bad things got yesterday.

Hang in there and take care
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   Posted 4/23/2007 6:38 AM (GMT -6)   
I would see my dr ASAP if my spleen was enlarged. There are many serious illnesses that can enlarge your spleen.
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