Signs and symptoms of the spleen disease in women

Category Hematology | August 12, 2017 17:53


  • reasons
  • Common manifestations
  • spleen inflammation
  • cysts in the spleen
  • spleen Increase

The spleen is one of the organs of the human lymphatic system.Various diseases can increase or decrease its function.

spleen Signs and symptoms in women and men alike.

organ increase in size is one of the most disturbing manifestations, which is dangerous to ignore.The functions of the spleen is not well understood.On the one hand this body acts as a filter for blood, and on the other - the place of collection.Reduced working capacity, as well as the removal of the spleen is almost no effect on the general condition of patients: the first time there may be a reduction in hemolysis.Where dangerous for the health of the spleen hyperfunction, which is usually associated with an increase in body size.


In modern medicine, the spleen secrete a lot of diseases in women and men.The most common ones are:

  • Parasitic infections.Once in the spleen parasite eggs usually damaging its i
    ntegrity, promoting the development of other health problems;
  • tumors.Unfortunately, the tumors in the spleen manifest themselves immediately, and to determine their type can be only after the biopsy;
  • injury.Open or closed spleen damage easily if dropped from a great height or bounce;
  • Vascular disorders;
  • cyst.

But not always not only the patient but also the doctor can determine the true cause of the signs and symptoms of spleen disorders in women, as to the main impact is often added additional factors that prevent accurate diagnosis.

Common manifestations

Each disease has an individual set of symptoms.But despite this, you can identify a number of common symptoms that indicate the obvious irregularities in the Spleen:

  • body increase in volume;
  • pain at the site of localization of the spleen;
  • Increased body temperature;
  • Fatigue and weakness;
  • immunocompromised.

Even in the case of slack pain or discomfort in this area should urgently seek medical attention, as it can be a symptom of onset of the disease, which is treated in the early stages is always easier.

spleen inflammation

This problem can act both as an independent disease, and other inflammatory processes accompanied by abdominal cavity.In this regard, many of the symptoms of the disease the spleen blurred.

  • Acute pain in the spleen;
  • Nausea accompanied by vomiting;
  • slight increase in body temperature;
  • Increased body, which is easily determined by palpation of the abdomen;
  • Chills or fever (during the development of purulent process);
  • rapid pulse.

Due to the abundance of signs doctors often find it difficult to diagnosis of inflammation of the spleen, as it often occurs in conjunction with other pathologies of the abdominal cavity.

cysts in the spleen

cyst - a common disease of the spleen in women.As a rule, it develops due to constant changes in women's hormonal levels.The symptoms of cysts are:

  • diarrhea or constipation;
  • feeling of heaviness at the left edge;
  • Nausea after eating;
  • Allergic reactions to foods that the body used to be well tolerated;
  • swollen spleen.

spleen Increase

Such diagnosis put doctors often people complain of discomfort in his left side.Increased body possibly due to exposure to a variety of factors: the impact of toxins on the body, severe infections who were treated with antibiotics, and blood stasis disease.Among the specific signs of the disease are the spleen:

  • low hemoglobin level.Set this only if the medical examination, however, many patients ignore it, thereby missing the main symptom of the disease;
  • Frequent illness.They include diseases caused by bacteria and infections.This is a clear signal that the immune system is weakened;
  • ulcers in the mouth, on the feet and hands;
  • Regular bleeding;
  • Increased body temperature;
  • bruising with minimal impact on the skin (light compression, etc.);
  • increased heart rate;
  • pain in his left side, reflected in the back or arm;
  • feeling of fullness, even if the meal was light.