Splenomegaly

Case contributed by Dr Ian Bickle

Presentation

Teenager with subsequent diagnosis of leukaemia.

Patient Data

Age: 18 years
Gender: Female
X-ray

The spleen is clearly outlined with the tip extending down into the flank (to the level of L3).

Case Discussion

This patient had a proven diagnosis of leukaemia which was the cause for the splenomegaly .

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Case information

rID: 55229
Case created: 26th Aug 2017
Last edited: 27th Aug 2017
System: Haematology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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